Medical Definition of Bulbus venae jugularis

1. One of two dilated parts of the internal jugular vein: the superior bulb (Heister's diverticulum) is a dilation at the beginning of the internal jugular vein in the jugular fossa of the temporal bone; the inferior bulb is a dilat ed portion of the vein just before it reaches the brachiocephalic vein. Synonym: jugular bulb, bulbus venae jugularis. (05 Mar 2000)



Lexicographical Neighbors of Bulbus Venae Jugularis

bulboventricular ridge
bulbs
bulbul
bulbule
bulbules
bulbuls
bulbus
bulbus aortae
bulbus cordis
bulbus cornus posterioris
bulbus oculi
bulbus olfactorius
bulbus pili
bulbus venae jugularis (current term)
bulchin
bulchins
bulemia
bulemic
bulerias
bulesis
bulette
bulge
bulge out
bulgecin
bulgecinine
bulged
bulgeless

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