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BASILIC VEIN

Anatomy-Upper Limb

BASILIC VEIN

1. Runs in the post-axial (medial) border of the arm.
2. It pierces the deep fascia half-way b/w the elbow & axilla, joins the brachial veins to form the axillary vein.



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REFERENCES

1. Mcminn. (2003). Last's Anatomy. Elsevier Australia. ISBN:0729537528. Read it at Google Books - Find it at Amazon
2. Netter, F. H. (2019). Atlas of human anatomy. Philadelphia, PA: Elsevier.
3. Image: Case courtesy of Dr Sachintha Hapugoda, Radiopaedia.org . From the case rID: 52482 [Accessed 17 Apr. 2019].

Ⓒ A. Manickam 2018

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