sublingual vein

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Noun1.sublingual vein - a tributary of the lingual 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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31) Consistently higher glucose values were noted from the sublingual vein in this case.
Comparison of clinical pathology parameters with two different blood sampling techniques in rats: retrobulbar plexus versus sublingual vein.
Sublingual veins should not be dark, varicose or distended.