supreme intercostal vein

(redirected from Left superior intercostal)

su·preme in·ter·cos·tal vein

the vein draining the first intercostal space into either the vertebral or the brachiocephalic vein.
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We presented two cases of left superior intercostal vein drainage into different location.
Key words: Left superior intercostal vein, accessory hemiazygos vein, persistant left superior vena cava, multidetector computed tomography angiography
The normal ve abnormal left superior intercostal vein.