inferior epigastric vein

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Noun1.inferior epigastric vein - empties into the external iliac vein
epigastric vein - veins serving the anterior walls of the abdomen
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There were varicose veins in both lower limbs, more marked on the right, and tortuous distended superficial inferior and superior epigastric veins on the trunk The direction of flow in the latter was cephalad.
Examination of the abdominal wall revealed varicosity of the superficial inferior epigastric veins arising at the groin, with cephalad flow.