|Vein: Pterygoid plexus|
|Veins of the head and neck.|
|Gray's||subject #167 645|
|Drains to||facial vein|
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It receives tributaries corresponding with the branches of the maxillary artery.
Thus it receives the following veins:
- middle meningeal
- deep temporal
- some palatine veins
- a branch which communicates with the ophthalmic vein through the inferior orbital fissure
- infraorbital vein
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