Can an Artery Carry Deoxygenated Blood?

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Arteries are the name of the blood vessels that carry blood away from the heart. In general, the arteries carry oxygenated blood. The pulmonary artery carries deoxygenated blood to the lungs to become oxygenated. The umbilical artery in developing fetuses can also carry deoxygenated blood.
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