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No, they are not the same. The left brachiocephalic vein receives de-oxygenated blood from the left subclavian vein (draining the left arm) and the left internal jugular vein (draining the brain and parts of the face). The brachiocephalic vein then joins with the superior vena cava which flows into the right atrium. The left pulmonary artery carries the ...
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