Medical Dictionary

jugular trunk


Medical Definition of jugular trunk

  1. :  either of two major lymph vessels that drain the head and neck:a:  one on the right that empties into the right lymphatic duct or into the right subclavian vein where it joins the right internal jugular veinb:  one on the left that empties into the thoracic trunk

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capable of being understood in two ways

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