Definition of Middle cerebral vein

1. Noun. Either of two cerebral veins.




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Lexicographical Neighbors of Middle Cerebral Vein

middle Atlantic
middle C
middle C's
middle Cs
middle age
middle atlantoepistrophic joint
middle axillary line
middle bodies
middle body
middle buster
middle cardiac vein
middle carpal joint
middle cells
middle cerebellar peduncle
middle cerebral artery
middle cerebral vein (current term)
middle cervical cardiac nerve
middle cervical fascia
middle cervical ganglion
middle cluneal nerves
middle colic artery
middle colic lymph nodes
middle colic vein
middle collateral artery
middle constrictor muscle of pharynx
middle costotransverse ligament
middle cranial fossa
middle cuneiform bone

Literary usage of Middle cerebral vein

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1. Anatomy, Descriptive and Applied by Henry Gray (1913)
"... and open into the sinus in a direction more or less opposed to the current of the blood contained within it. The middle cerebral vein (v. cerebri media; ..."

2. Cunningham's Manual of Practical Anatomy by Daniel John Cunningham, Arthur Robinson (1914)
"The inferior cerebral veins which do not terminate in the superficial middle cerebral vein run downwards, towards the infero-lateral border of the ..."

3. A Laboratory manual and text-book of embryology by Charles William Prentiss (1922)
"... sinuses and is drained by way of the jugular foramen into the internal jugular vein (Fig. 284 C, D). The middle cerebral vein becomes the superior ..."

4. Manual of Practical Anatomy by Daniel John Cunningham (1921)
"The inferior cerebral veins which do not terminate in the superficial middle cerebral vein run downwards, towards the infero-lateral border of the ..."

5. Anatomy of the Human Body by Henry Gray (1918)
"... the union of (a) a small anterior cerebral vein which accompanies the anterior cerebral artery, (b) the deep middle cerebral vein (deep Sylvian vein), ..."

6. Anatomy of the brain and spinal cord with special reference to mechanism and by Harris Ellett Santee (1907)
"The connection occasionally established between the superficial middle cerebral vein and the transverse sinus is called the posterior anastomotic vein; ..."

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