parotid vein

Definitions

  • WordNet 3.6
    • n parotid vein parotid branches of the facial vein; they drain part of the parotid gland and empty into the retromandibular vein
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Usage

In literature:

The lymphatics, veins, and nerves traversing the parotid are affected by the suppuration in the gland.
"A System of Practical Medicine by American Authors, Vol. I" by Various
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