medial femoral circumflex vein

noun

Medical Definition of medial femoral circumflex vein

: a vein accompanying the medial femoral circumflex artery and emptying into the femoral vein or sometimes into one of its tributaries and corresponding to the deep femoral artery — compare lateral femoral circumflex vein

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“Medial femoral circumflex vein.” Merriam-Webster.com Medical Dictionary, Merriam-Webster, https://www.merriam-webster.com/medical/medial%20femoral%20circumflex%20vein. Accessed 23 Oct. 2021.

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