musculophrenic vein


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Related to musculophrenic vein: musculophrenic artery, azygos vein, internal thoracic vein, hemiazygos vein

musculophrenic vein

n.
Any of the veins that accompany the musculophrenic artery and drain blood from the upper abdominal wall, the lower intercostal spaces, and the diaphragm.
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