Definition of Choroid vein

1. Noun. Either of two veins serving the choroid coat of the eye.

Exact synonyms: Vena Choroidea
Generic synonyms: Vein, Vena, Venous Blood Vessel



Lexicographical Neighbors of Choroid Vein

choroid coat
choroid diseases
choroid fissure
choroid glomus
choroid haemorrhage
choroid neoplasms
choroid plexus neoplasms
choroid plexus of fourth ventricle
choroid plexus of lateral ventricle
choroid plexus of third ventricle
choroid plexus papilloma
choroid skein
choroid tela of fourth ventricle
choroid tela of third ventricle
choroid vein (current term)
choroid veins of eye
choroidal
choroidal artery
choroidal fissure
choroidal ring
choroidal vascular atrophy
choroidea
choroideraemia
choroiditis
choroido-
choroidocyclitis
choroidopathy
choroidoretinitis
choroidosis

Literary usage of Choroid vein

Below you will find example usage of this term as found in modern and/or classical literature:

1. Anatomy, Descriptive and Applied by Henry Gray (1913)
"The choroid vein runs along the whole length of the choroid plexus, and receives veins from the hippocampus, the fornix, and the corpus callosum. ..."

2. Anatomy, Descriptive and Surgical by Henry Gray (1901)
"The choroid vein runs along the whole length of the outer border of the choroid plexus, receiving veins from the hippocampus major, the fornix and corpus ..."

3. Anatomy, Descriptive and Surgical by Henry Gray (1883)
"The choroid vein runs along the whole length of the outer border of the choroid plexus, receiving veins from the hippocampus major, the fornix and corpus ..."

4. Textbook of Anatomy by Daniel John Cunningham (1905)
"Each choroid vein (v. chorioidea) is formed by the union of tributaries whirl. issue from the choroid plexus in the descending horn of a lateral ventricle. ..."

5. The Gross and Minute Anatomy of the Central Nervous System by Herman Camp Grodinier, H. C. Cordinier (1899)
"Each choroid vein courses along the outer border of the choroid plexus from the descending cornu of the lateral ventricle, and extends upward and forward to ..."

6. Anatomy of the Human Body by Henry Gray, Warren Harmon Lewis (1918)
"The choroid vein runs along the whole length of the choroid plexus, and receives veins from the hippocampus, ..."

7. An Elementary Treatise on Human Anatomy by Joseph Leidy (1889)
"1, vein of the inner sheath of the optic nerve; 2, vein of the outer sheath ; 3, vein and artery of the retina ; 4, sclerotic vein joining the choroid vein ..."

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