thymic vein

thymic vein

n.
Any of the small veins from the thymus that empty into the left brachiocephalic vein.
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A case of thymoma protruding into the superior vena cava through the thymic vein.
Other sites for malpositioning mentioned in literature include the azygos vein, left superior intercostal vein and the thymic vein (8).