Medical Definition of Vena intercostalis superior sinistra
The vein formed by the union of the left second, third, and fourth intercostal veins; it passes forward across the arch of the aorta to empty into the left brachiocephalic vein and frequently communicates also with the accessory hemiazygos vein.
Synonym: vena intercostalis superior sinistra.
(05 Mar 2000)
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