common facial vein


Also found in: Dictionary, Medical, Wikipedia.
Related to common facial vein: external jugular vein, subclavian vein
Graphic Thesaurus  🔍
Display ON
Animation ON
Legend
Synonym
Antonym
Related
  • noun

Words related to common facial vein

vein formed by union of facial vein and the retromandibular vein and emptying into the jugular vein

References in periodicals archive ?
The RMV continued downwards and joined with the facial vein (FV) to form the common facial vein (CFV) at the angle of mandible.
Common facial vein and facial artery were ligated and submandibular gland retracted up.
The anterior division of retromandibular vein joined with facial vein to form common facial vein that drained into left subclavian vein directly.