Origin of saphena
Examples from the Web for saphena
The most important anastomosis is that between the femoral and saphena and internal mammary and epigastric veins.
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
The saphena vein was closed for a length of about four or five inches, beyond which it was natural.A System of Midwifery|Edward Rigby