Definition of Accessory cephalic vein
1. Noun. A vein that passes along the radial edge of the forearm and joins the cephalic vein near the elbow.
Generic synonyms: Vein, Vena, Venous Blood Vessel
Group relationships: Forearm
Medical Definition of Accessory cephalic vein
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Literary usage of Accessory cephalic vein
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1. Anatomy, Descriptive and Applied by Henry Gray (1913)
"The Superficial Veins of the Upper Extremity 747 Digital Veins 747 The Cephalic Vein . . . . 747 The accessory cephalic vein 748 The Basilic Vein . ..."