suprascapular vein


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su·pra·scap·u·lar vein

[TA]
vein that accompanies the suprascapular artery and empties into the external jugular vein.

su·pra·scap·u·lar vein

(sū'pră-skap'yū-lăr vān) [TA]
Accompanies the suprascapular artery and empties into the external jugular vein.
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Polguj, "The suprascapular vein: a possible etiology for suprascapular nerve entrapment and risk of complication during procedures around the suprascapular foramen region," Orthopaedics & traumatology, surgery & research : OTSR, vol.
[67] the suprascapular vein ran over the ACSL, but the suprascapular artery and nerve ran below.
Moreover, Hollinshead (1982) reports that the EJV usually receives the transverse cervical vein and suprascapular veins. In the present case, these veins were draining into subclavian vein of the same side.