Definition of Brachial vein
1. Noun. Two veins in either arm that accompany the brachial artery and empty into the axillary vein.
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Literary usage of Brachial vein
Below you will find example usage of this term as found in modern and/or classical literature:
1. The Canadian Entomologist by Entomological Society of Canada (1951- ), Entomological Society of Ontario, Entomological Society of Canada (1863-1871) (1874)
"... else to the history of this family, and his synopsis of the sub-families is here translated: A—Middle transverse vein elongated. a—brachial vein wanting ..."
2. A Text Book of Anatomy, and Guide in Dissections: For the Use of Students of by Washington R. Handy (1854)
"... of two venae comites accompanying the brachial artery, and receiving in their course the profunda and anastomotic veins. The brachial vein at the lower ..."
3. A Reference handbook of the medical sciences embracing the entire range of by Albert Henry Buck (1904)
"It sometimes empties near the insertion of the deltoid into the brachial vein. Sometimes it anastomoses with the brachial vein by an aberrant branch. ..."
4. The Anatomy of the Frog by Alexander Ecker, George Haslam (1889)
"In the whole of thi* lengthy course the vein receives numerous branches from tin- neighbouring ]>:irts. uaN a' d / i (2) The brachial vein Fig. 163. ..."