anterior tibial vein


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Related to anterior tibial vein: Posterior tibial artery, Anterior tibial artery
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anterior tibial vein

A vein that drains blood from the lower leg and foot and that merges with the posterior tibial vein to form the popliteal vein in the popliteal fossa.
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anterior tibial vein

deep vein of the lower leg lying adjacent to the anterior tibial artery
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