middle cerebral vein


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middle cerebral vein

n.
1. A vein that accompanies the middle cerebral artery deep into the fissure of Sylvius and empties into the basal vein; deep middle cerebral vein.
2. A large vein passing along the line of the fissure of Sylvius to join the cavernous sinus; superficial middle cerebral vein.
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