supraorbital vein

n.

A vein that drains the front of the scalp and unites with the supratrochlear vein to form the angular vein.

Nearby words

  1. supraorbital arch,
  2. supraorbital artery,
  3. supraorbital foramen,
  4. supraorbital nerve,
  5. supraorbital ridge,
  6. supraorbitomeatal plane,
  7. suprapatellar bursa,
  8. supraphysiologic,
  9. supraprotest,
  10. suprapubic cystotomy


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