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vein of cerebellomedullary cistern


Definition: anastomotic vein connecting the superior vermian vein with the posterior spinal vein, coursing through the cerebellomedullary cistern.

Synonym(s): vena cisterna cerebellomedullarisTA, inferior retrotonsillar vein

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