"Axillary Vein" is a descriptor in the National Library of Medicine's controlled vocabulary thesaurus,
MeSH (Medical Subject Headings). Descriptors are arranged in a hierarchical structure,
which enables searching at various levels of specificity.
The venous trunk of the upper limb; a continuation of the basilar and brachial veins running from the lower border of the teres major muscle to the outer border of the first rib where it becomes the subclavian vein.
- Axillary Vein
- Axillary Veins
- Vein, Axillary
- Veins, Axillary
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Patwardhan NA, Anderson FA, Cutler BS, Wheeler HB. Noninvasive detection of axillary and subclavian venous thrombosis by impedance plethysmography. J Cardiovasc Surg (Torino). 1983 May-Jun; 24(3):250-5.