Veins of the Thorax

The azygos vein is a vein running up the right side of the thoracic vertebral column. It can also provide an alternate path for blood to the right atrium by allowing the blood to flow between the venae cavae when one vena cava is blocked.
source: http://en.wikipedia.org/wiki/Azygos_vein


source: http://www.youtube.com/watch?v=zGdqCpOkV1A&feature=autoplay&list=QL&index=1&playnext=1
source: http://home.comcast.net/~wnor/thoraxlesson5.htm

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