anterior vertebral vein


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Related to anterior vertebral vein: anterior jugular vein, deep cervical vein, vertebral artery, anterior internal vertebral venous plexus
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Noun1.anterior vertebral vein - a vein that accompanies the ascending cervical artery and opens into the vertebral veinanterior vertebral vein - a vein that accompanies the ascending cervical artery and opens into the vertebral vein
vein, vena, venous blood vessel - a blood vessel that carries blood from the capillaries toward the heart; "all veins except the pulmonary vein carry unaerated blood"
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