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dorsal veins of posterior intercostal veins


Definition: tributary of posterior intercostal veins conveying venous blood from the muscles and skin of the back.

Synonym(s): vena dorsalis venae intercostales posterioresTA, dorsal branch of posterior intercostal veins, ramus dorsalis venae intercostales posteriores

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