Organ: Vein


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Vein: Blood vessels that carry blood back to the heart
Vein: A blood vessel that carries blood toward the heart.1
Condition count: 7 ; see list below.
Organ subtypes: vena cava inferior (0), vena cava superior (0)
Organ types: Circulatory system (151), Blood vessels (58)
Related organs: artery (22), heart (55), blood vessels (58)
Organs: all organs

Diseases list: The following list of medical conditions have 'Vein' or similar listed as an affected body part in our database:

B

  • Blue veins ... veins

    D

  • Deep vein thrombosis ... veins

    P

  • Portal hypertension ... vein

    S

  • Superficial thrombophlebitis ... veins

    T

  • Thrombosis ... veins

    V

  • Varicose veins ... veins
  • Vein disorders ... veins

    Footnotes:
    1. excerpt from Kidney Failure Glossary: NIDDK

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