A report on Vein and Superficial vein
A superficial vein is a vein that is close to the surface of the body.- Superficial vein
Superficial veins are those closer to the surface of the body, and have no corresponding arteries.- Vein
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Deep vein0 links
A deep vein is a vein that is deep in the body.
This contrasts with superficial veins that are close to the body's surface.
Great saphenous vein0 links
The great saphenous vein (GSV, alternately "long saphenous vein"; ) is a large, subcutaneous, superficial vein of the leg.
Often, it is used in situ (in place), after tying off smaller tributaries and destruction of the venous valves with a device called valvulotome, e.g. LeMaitre's valvulotome.