fibular vein


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Noun1.fibular vein - accompany the peroneal arteries; arising in the heel and running up the back of the leg to join the posterior tibial veins of the popliteal 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"
leg - a human limb; commonly used to refer to a whole limb but technically only the part of the limb between the knee and ankle
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The DVT occurred in fibular veins, calf muscular veins or posterior tibial veins, among which 17 cases in left lower extremity, 23 in right lower extremity and 18 in both lower extremities.