pudendal vein


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Related to pudendal vein: Superficial external pudendal vein
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Noun1.pudendal vein - vein of the pudendum
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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Blood drainage from the penis is done by external pudendal vein and internal pudendal vein [12,13,14].
Blood drainage from the penis is done by external pudendal vein and internal pudendal vein and venous blood in deep vein penis, bulbar vein and dorsal penile vein enter to internal pudendal vein and then internal iliac and finally coudal vena cava, and the external pudendal vein blood prepuce, skin, corpus spongiosum penis and ischiocavernosus, bulbospongiosus and retractor muscles and free part penis through dorsal vein drainage (Fig7,8).
It is interesting to note that lymphatic vessels draining from the skin of the glans penis and clitoris follow the tributaries of the external pudendal vein directly to the deep inguinal nodes situated on the femoral vein (3).