Anastomotic Vein

  • (noun): Either of two communicating veins serving the brain.
    Synonyms: vena anastomotica

Some articles on anastomotic vein, veins:

Superficial Middle Cerebral Vein - Relations
... It is connected with the superior sagittal sinus by the great anastomotic vein of Trolard (Superior anastomotic vein), which opens into one of the superior cerebral veins with the transverse sinus by the ... Veins (emissary, jugular and others) of head and neck (drainage patterns can vary) (TA A12.3.04–06, GA 7.644) External jugular Retromandibular maxillary (pterygoid plexus) · superficial temporal (ant ...

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