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A. Foramen ovale (opening in wall b/w 2 chambers of the
heart) B. Ductus arteriosus (diversion b/w pulmonary trunk and
aortic arch) C. Umbilical vessels
1. Umbilical arteries arise from iliac arteries in legs,
take unoxygenated blood to placenta.
2. Umbilical vein carries oxygenated and nutrient
rich blood from placenta into liver. ...
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This note was uploaded on 09/19/2011 for the course BSC 2011l taught by Professor Ta during the Fall '08 term at University of Florida.
- Fall '08