posterior tibial veins

pos·te·ri·or tib·i·al veins

venae comitantes of the posterior tibial artery that join those of the anterior tibial artery to form the popliteal vein.
Synonym(s): venae tibiales posteriores [TA]
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A Doppler study confirmed the presence of deep vein thrombosis of the popliteal and posterior tibial veins, in addition to the soleal venous plexus of the right lower extremity.
Both posterior tibial veins had evidence of acute, non-occlusive DVTs.

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