Definition of Superior epigastric veins
1. Noun. Veins that accompany the superior epigastric artery.
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Literary usage of Superior epigastric veins
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1. Textbook of Anatomy by Daniel John Cunningham (1905)
"superior epigastric veins (vv. epigastric« superiores).—The vena; comités of the superior epigastric artery receive tributaries from the substance of the ..."
2. Twentieth Century Practice: An International Encyclopedia of Modern Medical by Thomas Lathrop Stedman (1897)
"... forming a communication between the portal and the superficial abdominal and superior epigastric veins, through which in mammals the blood is carried ..."
3. A Treatise on Clinical Medicine by William Hanna Thomson (1914)
"... the blood then taking its course through the inferior and superior epigastric veins to the mammary veins. But it is organic, changes occurring in the ..."