Neurology Book


Vertebral Vein

Aka: Vertebral Vein
  1. See Also
    1. Neuroanatomy
    2. Vascular Anatomy of the Neurologic System
    3. Vascular Anatomy
    4. Great Vessels
  2. Anatomy
    1. entVertebralVeinGrayBB563.gifLewis (1918) Gray's Anatomy 20th ed (in public domain at Yahoo or BartleBy)

Structure of vertebral vein (C0226560)

Definition (NCI) A vein originating within the occipital region that descends along the cervical vertebrae while receiving numerous tributaries to ultimately empty into the brachiocephalic vein.
Concepts Body Part, Organ, or Organ Component (T023)
SnomedCT 23664000
English Vertebral Vein, Vena vertebralis, Vertebral vein, Structure of vertebral vein (body structure), Structure of vertebral vein, Vertebral vein, NOS
Spanish estructura de vena vertebral (estructura corporal), estructura de vena vertebral, vena vertebral
Derived from the NIH UMLS (Unified Medical Language System)

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