Medical Definition of Veins of Galen

1. Paired veins passing caudally near the midline in the tela choroidea of the third ventricle, formed by the union of the choroid vein, thalamostriate (terminal) vein, and vein of septum pellucidum, and uniting caudally so as to form the great cerebral vein. Synonym: venae cerebri internae, veins of Galen. (05 Mar 2000)



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Lexicographical Neighbors of Veins Of Galen

veinal
veined
veiner
veiners
veinier
veiniest
veining
veinings
veinless
veinlet
veinlets
veinlike
veinobiase
veinous
veins
veins of Galen (current term)
veins of caudate nucleus
veins of cerebellum
veins of eyelids
veins of inferior eyelid
veins of kidney
veins of knee
veins of medulla oblongata
veins of pons
veins of superior eyelid
veins of temporomandibular joint
veins of vertebral column
veinstone
veinstones
veinule

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