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movement of blod into veins

Postby fireblaze » Wed Jul 11, 2007 10:29 pm

how does the diaphragm compress major veins while breathing?
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Postby sdekivit » Thu Jul 12, 2007 8:40 am

my knowledge in anatomy isn't that great, but i thought that the veins run through the muscular part of the diaphragm, so when the diaphragm contracts, the veins will be compressed
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