basilic vein


ba·​sil·​ic vein bə-ˈsil-ik- How to pronounce basilic vein (audio)
: a vein of the upper arm lying along the inner border of the biceps muscle, draining the whole limb, and opening into the axillary vein

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“Basilic vein.” Medical Dictionary, Merriam-Webster, Accessed 25 Feb. 2024.

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