Definition of Ethmoidal vein

1. Noun. Veins that drain the ethmoidal sinuses and empty into the superior ophthalmic vein.

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

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Lexicographical Neighbors of Ethmoidal Vein

ethmoidal-lacrimal fistula
ethmoidal artery
ethmoidal bulla
ethmoidal cells
ethmoidal crest
ethmoidal crest of maxilla
ethmoidal crest of palatine bone
ethmoidal foramen
ethmoidal groove
ethmoidal infundibulum
ethmoidal labyrinth
ethmoidal notch
ethmoidal process
ethmoidal sinus
ethmoidal vein (current term)
ethmoidal veins
ethmoidolacrimal suture
ethmoidomaxillary suture

Literary usage of Ethmoidal vein

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1. Diseases of the Nose, Throat and Ear: Medical and Surgical by William Lincoln Ballenger (1908)
"... eyeball; c, the superior ophthalmic vein; d, the posterior ethmoidal vein; e, the anterior ethmoidal vein. as well as the instances in which there is no ..."

2. The Optic Nerve and the Accessory Sinuses of the Nose: A Contribution to the by Adolf Ă“nodi (1910)
"Into the superior ophthalmic veins, too, enter the anterior and posterior ethmoidal veins, while in addition the anterior ethmoidal vein may communicate ..."

3. Textbook of Anatomy by Daniel John Cunningham (1905)
"The ethmoidal veins communicate with the ophthalmic veins and the veins of the dura mater; further, an ethmoidal vein passes up through the cribriform plate ..."

4. The Practitioner by Gale Group, ProQuest Information and Learning Company (1904)
"Now part of the ethmoidal blood from this region issues by the ethmoidal vein to enter the skull and join the ophthalmic vein. ..."

5. A Practical Treatise on Ophthalmology by Lawrance Webster Fox (1920)
"739), who showed that there were three additional anastomoses—(i) between the ethmoidal vein and the superior and posterior portions of the nose and its ..."

6. Progressive Medicine by Hobart Amory Hare (1901)
"... Leonard Hill to follow closely the general circulatory pressure, would allow of abundant hemorrhage from the proximal end of a ruptured ethmoidal vein. ..."

7. Diseases of the Nose, Throat and Ear, Medical and Surgical by William Lincoln Ballenger (1911)
"... e, anterior ethmoidal vein. meatus of the nose is thereby prevented, hence the loss of the sense of smell. In some cases this may be due to the ..."

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