thoracoepigastric vein


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Noun1.thoracoepigastric vein - a vein arising from the region of the superficial epigastric vein and opening into the axillary vein or thoracic 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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Mondor's disease refers usually to thrombophlebitis of the thoracoepigastric vein of the anterolateral chest wall.