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Department
Biological Sciences
Course Code
BIOC33H3
Professor
Connie Zavitz

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Lab #9
Heart
(& continuation of venous system)
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Portal vein
-Drains INTO the liver
-Brings nutrients absorbed
(along with toxins) so that the liver
can detoxify the blood
-blood is then drain OUT of liver
via the hepatic veins into the
inferior vena cava
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Umbilical Vein:
Carries oxygenated blood from placenta
Into the fetal liver
Blood is process through the liver
Blood is then drained from the liver out
Into the inferior vena cava
Adult: -most of the blood entering the liver
is from the portal vein.
Fetus -most of the blood is from the
Umbilical vein.
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