circumflex femoral vein


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circumflex femoral vein

n.
1. Any of the veins that accompany the lateral circumflex femoral artery; lateral circumflex femoral vein.
2. Any of the veins that parallel the medial circumflex femoral artery; medial circumflex femoral vein.
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