deep facial vein

noun

Medical Definition of deep facial vein

: a tributary of the facial vein that drains part of the pterygoid plexus and neighboring structures

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“Deep facial vein.” Merriam-Webster.com Medical Dictionary, Merriam-Webster, https://www.merriam-webster.com/medical/deep%20facial%20vein. Accessed 28 Jan. 2021.

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