transverse facial vein


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Related to transverse facial vein: superficial temporal vein, maxillary vein

trans·verse fa·cial vein

[TA]
a tributary of the superficial temporal or retromandibular veins, anastomosing with the facial vein.

trans·verse fa·cial vein

(trans-vĕrs' fā'shăl vān) [TA]
A tributary of the superficial temporal or retromandibular vein, anastomosing with the facial vein.
Synonym(s): transverse vein of face.
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