deep cervical vein


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Related to deep cervical vein: lumbar vein, cervical artery, cervical nerve, anterior jugular vein, anterior vertebral vein, thoracic vein
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Noun1.deep cervical vein - a vein that accompanies an artery of the same name
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"