sublingual vein

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Synonyms for sublingual vein

a tributary of the lingual vein

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For example, There was a pioneering study regarding the relationship between ischemic stroke and sublingual vein at the back of tongue.
Caption: Figure 2: (a) Retroflex tongue; that is, a tongue can freely curl up and expose the sublingual veins for observation, (b) nonretroflex tongue with very limited tongue movability: no sublingual vein was observed, and (c) tongue slanted to one side, no curling up of tongue at all.
Comparison of clinical pathology parameters with two different blood sampling techniques in rats: retrobulbar plexus versus sublingual vein. Lab Anim.
Varicose sublingual veins would point to blood stasis in the chest.
TCM relates sublingual veins directly to the heart, the kidney, the liver and the viscera.