Venoarterial (V-A) bypass-The type of extracorporeal membrane oxygenation that provides both heart and lung support, using two tubes (one in the jugular vein and one in the carotid artery).
Venovenous (V-V) bypass-The type of extracorporeal membrane oxygenation that provides lung support only, using a tube inserted into the jugular vein.
In the V-V ECMO procedure, the surgeon places a plastic tube into the jugular vein through a small incision in the neck.
V-A ECMO requires the insertion of two tubes, one in the jugular and one in the carotid artery.
A common location for a permanent catheter is the external jugular vein in the neck.
"The amount of blood loss and direction and force of the spray looks like his jugular was …" She gasped.
He's salivating over my jugular.
Dusty obeyed and punctured deep into his jugular.
Lear preferred to give a geographical colour to his absurdities, as in: - "There was an old person of Tartary Who cut through his jugular artery, When up came his wife, And exclaimed, ' O my Life, How your loss will be felt through all Tartary!'" but this is by no means essential.
There is one anterior vena cava, formed by the union of the two jugular and two axillary veins.