basal vein


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Noun1.basal vein - a large vein passing along the medial surface of the temporal lobe and emptying into the great cerebral veinbasal vein - a large vein passing along the medial surface of the temporal lobe and emptying into the great cerebral 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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The vascular malformation is fed predominantly through an enlarged posterior communicating and posterior cerebral artery with drainage through both an enlarged basal vein of Rosenthal and enlarged superficial cortical veins.
Basal vein of apical cell 1 longer than 1/3 of longitudinal vein of apical cell 1.
73 times longer than 2r; costal cell with a longitudinal row of setae on ventral surface extending from basal to apical section of cell, otherwise bare; cell immediately distad basal vein uniformly setose, with vertical row of 3-5 setae parallel to basal vein (Fig.