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What are the 4 pulmonary veins?
- right superior: drains the right upper and middle lobes.
- right inferior: drains the right lower lobe.
- left superior: drains the left upper lobe.
- left inferior: drains the left lower lobe.
Where do the right pulmonary veins enter the heart?
Where do pulmonary veins carry blood to?
What is the function of right pulmonary vein?
What job does the pulmonary vein do?
What is the largest artery in the body?
Which blood flows through the pulmonary vein?
How many pulmonary veins does a person have?
Why is pulmonary vein called a vein?
Which artery is the largest in the body and why?
On which side of the heart is low in oxygen?
There are four chambers: the left atrium and right atrium (upper chambers), and the left ventricle and right ventricle (lower chambers). The right side of your heart collects blood on its return from the rest of your body. The blood entering the right side of your heart is low in oxygen.
What is the function of the right and left pulmonary artery?
The right pulmonary artery supplies the right lung while the left pulmonary artery supplies the left lung. The right pulmonary artery courses posterior to the ascending aorta and anterior to the descending aorta. It lies anterior to the right mainstem bronchus.
What will happen if pulmonary circulation fail to work?
What vein carries deoxygenated?
|Carries deoxygenated blood from the body back to the heart.
|Carries deoxygenated blood from the heart to the lungs.
|Carries oxygenated blood from the lungs to the heart.
|Carries oxygenated blood from the heart around the body.