Deep facial vein

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Vein: Deep facial vein
Latin vena profunda faciei
Gray's subject #167 645
Drains to facial vein
Dorlands
/ Elsevier
    
v_05/12851476

Editor-In-Chief: C. Michael Gibson, M.S., M.D. [1]



The anterior facial vein receives a branch of considerable size, the deep facial vein, from the pterygoid venous plexus.


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