plexus thyroideus impar


A venous plexus located in front of the lower portion of the trachea, forms from anastomoses between the inferior thyroid veins, and terminates in the inferior thyroid vein.

Nearby words

pleximetric, plexitis, plexogenic, plexor, plexus, plexus thyroideus impar, pleyel, plf, plf., pli, pliable
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