Accompanying vein

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Accompanying vein, vena comitans

Definition

  • a vein accompanying another structure; a vein may accompany an artery in such a way that the arterial pulses aid venous return

Synonyms

  • accompanying vein
  • vena comitans

Hypernyms

  • vein, vena, venous blood vessel: a blood vessel that carries blood from the capillaries toward the heart; "all veins except the pulmonary vein carry unaerated blood"

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