movement of blod into veins

Human Anatomy, Physiology, and Medicine. Anything human!

Moderators: honeev, Leonid, amiradm, BioTeam

Post Reply
fireblaze
Death Adder
Death Adder
Posts: 83
Joined: Fri Jul 07, 2006 9:07 pm

movement of blod into veins

Post by fireblaze » Wed Jul 11, 2007 10:29 pm

how does the diaphragm compress major veins while breathing?

sdekivit
King Cobra
King Cobra
Posts: 586
Joined: Sat Jul 30, 2005 7:16 pm
Location: holland
Contact:

Post by 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

Post Reply

Who is online

Users browsing this forum: No registered users and 8 guests