superficial temporal vein
Any of the veins that pass from the temporal region to join the retromandibular vein.
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- superficial inguinal ring,
- superficial lingual muscle,
- superficial perineal space,
- superficial peroneal nerve,
- superficial reflex,
- superficial transverse muscle of perineum,
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