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Femoral Vein

"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.


This graph shows the total number of publications written about "Femoral Vein" by people in Harvard Catalyst Profiles by year, and whether "Femoral Vein" was a major or minor topic of these publication.
Bar chart showing 79 publications over 27 distinct years, with a maximum of 6 publications in 2006 and 2013 and 2018
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Funded by the NIH National Center for Advancing Translational Sciences through its Clinical and Translational Science Awards Program, grant number UL1TR002541.