Which of these vessels is the lowest pressure? A) iliac vein B) inferior vena cava C) femoral...

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Which of these vessels is the lowest pressure?

A) iliac vein

B) inferior vena cava

C) femoral vein

D) popliteal vein

E) pulmonary vein

Blood Pressure:

Blood pressure is a measure of how much pressure is being exerted by the blood along the artery walls. This is usually expressed as the systolic pressure over the diastolic pressure.

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The correct answer is B) inferior vena cava .

Blood pressure is the lowest right before it enters back into the heart after traveling throughout the...

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Your heart is a vital organ in your body, and it pumps blood throughout your body. In this lesson, learn the meaning of blood pressure, how it is measured, and how to maintain a healthy blood pressure.


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