facial vein

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fa·cial vein

[TA]
a continuation of the angular vein at the medial angle of the eye; it passes inferolaterally, uniting with the retromandibular vein below the border of the lower jaw before emptying into the internal jugular vein.
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fa·cial vein

(fā'shăl vān) [TA]
A continuation of the angular vein at the medial angle of the eye; it passes diagonally downward and outward, uniting with the retromandibular vein below the border of the lower jaw before emptying into the internal jugular vein.
Medical Dictionary for the Health Professions and Nursing © Farlex 2012

fa·cial vein

(fā'shăl vān) [TA]
Continuation of angular vein at medial angle of eye; passes inferolaterally, uniting with retromandibular vein below border of lower jaw before emptying into internal jugular vein.
Synonym(s): anterior facial vein.
Medical Dictionary for the Dental Professions © Farlex 2012
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