basivertebral vein


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Noun1.basivertebral vein - one of a number of veins draining the spongy substance of the vertebrae and emptying into the anterior internal vertebral venous plexusbasivertebral vein - one of a number of veins draining the spongy substance of the vertebrae and emptying into the anterior internal vertebral venous plexus
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 basivertebral veins run horizontally within the vertebrae.