Origin of saphena
Examples from the Web for saphena
Historical Examples of saphena
The most important anastomosis is that between the femoral and saphena and internal mammary and epigastric veins.
The saphena vein was closed for a length of about four or five inches, beyond which it was natural.A System of Midwifery
Each hour I withdrew a half-pound of blood, then I fed her and for three hours I drew half a pound of blood from the saphena.Gilbertus Anglicus
Henry Ebenezer Handerson
- anatomy either of two large superficial veins of the legs
Word Origin for saphena
- A saphenous vein.