"Femoral 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 vein accompanying the femoral artery in the same sheath; it is a continuation of the popliteal vein and becomes the external iliac vein.
- Femoral Vein
- Femoral Veins
- Vein, Femoral
- Veins, Femoral
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Below are the most recent publications written about "Femoral Vein" by people in Profiles.
Comparison of a nonpneumatic device to four currently available intermittent pneumatic compression devices on common femoral blood flow dynamics. J Vasc Surg Venous Lymphat Disord. 2021 09; 9(5):1241-1247.
Flipping the Filter: Forceps Retrieval of a Left Common Iliac Vein Denali Filter through the Left Common Femoral Vein. J Vasc Interv Radiol. 2016 Dec; 27(12):1870-1871.
Serological positive markers of hepatitis B virus in femoral venous blood or umbilical cord blood should not be evidence of in-utero infection among neonates. BMC Infect Dis. 2016 08 12; 16(1):408.
Femoral vein blood flow during a total hip arthroplasty using a modified Heuter approach. J Arthroplasty. 2015 May; 30(5):786-9.
Sensitivity of brachial versus femoral vein injection of agitated saline to detect right-to-left shunts with Transcranial Doppler. Catheter Cardiovasc Interv. 2014 Nov 15; 84(6):992-6.
Femoral removal of Meridian filter in a patient with central venous occlusion. J Vasc Interv Radiol. 2014 Jun; 25(6):979-81.
Dimension and overlap of femoral and neck blood vessels in neonates. Pediatr Crit Care Med. 2012 May; 13(3):312-7.
Challenges during repeat extracorporeal life support in a patient with pulmonary alveolar proteinosis. ASAIO J. 2011 Sep-Oct; 57(5):473-4.
Technique of temporary subcutaneous "Figure-of-Eight" sutures to achieve hemostasis after removal of large-caliber femoral venous sheaths. Catheter Cardiovasc Interv. 2011 Jul 01; 78(1):155-60.
Management of massive and submassive pulmonary embolism, iliofemoral deep vein thrombosis, and chronic thromboembolic pulmonary hypertension: a scientific statement from the American Heart Association. Circulation. 2011 Apr 26; 123(16):1788-830.