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Anatomical diagram of spinal veins and the portal system of veins
Portal System--anatomy & histology
Lithograph by T. Sinclair & Son from a drawing by Hermann Faber.
Diagram of the spinal veins seen in a sagittal section of the vertebral column (figure 1), spinal veins seen in a horizontal section of the vertebral column (figure 2), and the portal system of veins (figure 3).
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T. Sinclair & Son
Original image in: Allen, Harrison, 1841-1897. A System of Human Anatomy (Philadelphia: Henry C. Lea's Son & Co., 1884). ZAd 2 (Historical Medical Library of The College of Physicians of Philadelphia)
Harrison Allen’s A System of Human Anatomy contains lithographs of drawings by Hermann Faber from dissections by the author. The book consists of five sections covering histology (by E. O. Shakespeare), bones and joints, muscles and fasci, arteries, veins, and lymphatics, the nervous system, and the organs of sense, of digestion, and genito-urinary organs.
Digitized by the Historical Medical Library of The College of Physicians of Philadelphia
1 print : lithograph, color
30 x 24 cm
T. Sinclair & Son and Faber, Hermann, “Anatomical diagram of spinal veins and the portal system of veins,” The College of Physicians of Philadelphia Digital Library, accessed February 18, 2020, https://www.cppdigitallibrary.org/items/show/179.