inferior thyroid vein

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Noun1.inferior thyroid vein - any of several veins on each side that drain the thyroid gland and empty into the innominate vein
thyroid vein, vena thyroidea - any of several small veins draining blood from the thyroid area
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The bleeding point was located in the superior thyroid artery in one patient and inferior thyroid vein in the other patient.
Also the LGT was supplied by a branch from the Superior thyroid artery (STA)& a large tributary of the inferior thyroid vein (ITV) was seen posterior to it (21).

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