Medical Dictionary

cephalic vein

noun

Medical Definition of CEPHALIC VEIN

:  any of various superficial veins of the arm; specifically :  a large vein of the upper arm lying along the outer edge of the biceps muscle and emptying into the axillary vein

Illustration of CEPHALIC VEIN

April 26, 2015
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