Regarding the placental blood supply, blood that bypasses the liver capillaries reaches the inferior vena cava within the
In a fetus, blood from the right atrium can flow freely to the left atrium through the ________, thus bypassing the pulmonary circuit.
Which age-related change is defined as the formation of a stationary blood clot?
The protruding bellies associated with malnourished children are due to edema in the abdominal cavity, which is particularly distensible. Explain the connection between malnourishment and such an edema.