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Unformatted text preview: a Venules - the vessels that form when capillaries join together. Veins - large diameter vessels that are formed when venules merge together. They return blood to the heart. Microcirculation - the name given to the collection of arterioles, capillaries and venules. Aorta Large Arterial Arterioles Capillaries Large Vena CavaBranches Veinsfeature1 100F s million 10 billion 100 s 2internal r a...
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- Fall '08