suprascapular vein

n.

A vein that accompanies the suprascapular artery and empties into the external jugular vein.

Nearby words

  1. suprarenal gland,
  2. suprarenalectomy,
  3. suprascapular,
  4. suprascapular artery,
  5. suprascapular nerve,
  6. suprascleral,
  7. suprasegmental,
  8. supratemporal,
  9. supratrochlear artery,
  10. supratrochlear nerve


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