peroneal vein


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peroneal vein

n.
Any of the veins that accompany the peroneal artery and enter the popliteal vein. Also called fibular vein.
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Communication: Unimpaired Cardiovascular: Venous ultrasound results indicated the patient had a DVT in the left peroneal vein.
A venous Doppler/duplex of his lower extremities revealed an acute DVT of the left common deep and superficial femoral veins and one of the peroneal veins.