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anterior jugular vein

anterior jugular vein in Medicine

anterior jugular vein n.
A vein that arises below the chin from the veins draining the chin and lower lip, passes down the front of the neck superficially, and terminates in the external jugular vein at the lateral border of the anterior scalene muscle.

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