anterior vein of septum pellucidum

[ pə-lōōsĭ-dəm ]


A vein that drains the front part of the septum pellucidum and empties into the superior thalamostriate vein.

Nearby words

  1. anterior supraclavicular nerve,
  2. anterior synechia,
  3. anterior tibial compartment syndrome,
  4. anterior tibial vein,
  5. anterior tooth,
  6. anterior vertebral vein,
  7. anteriority,
  8. anteriorly,
  9. antero,
  10. antero-

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