accompanying vein

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Related to accompanying vein: vena comitans of hypoglossal nerve, venae comites
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Synonyms for accompanying vein

a vein accompanying another structure

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Blood vessels in this area are identified with the help of the sonanatomy, including the posterior tibial artery which runs posterior to the medial malleolus, and two accompanying veins. The tibial nerve appears as a hyperechoic structure adjacent to the posterior tibial artery (Fig.