inferior gluteal vein

n.

Any of the accompanying veins of the inferior gluteal artery uniting into a common trunk that empties into the internal iliac vein.

Nearby words

  1. inferior epigastric vein,
  2. inferior ganglion of glossopharyngeal nerve,
  3. inferior ganglion of vagus,
  4. inferior gemellus muscle,
  5. inferior gluteal nerve,
  6. inferior goods,
  7. inferior labial vein,
  8. inferior laryngeal nerve,
  9. inferior laryngeal vein,
  10. inferior lateral cutaneous nerve of arm


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