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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Identification of the inferior epigastric vein and artery on axial images is easier when the vessels are identified deep to the rectus abdominis above the pelvis and followed caudally to their origin from the external iliac vessels.
The patient did not have a significant caput medusae, and only a few small varices could be seen anastomosing with slightly distended inferior epigastric veins.

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