vena cephalica -->
cephalic vein
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<anatomy> Arises at the radial border of the dorsal venous rete of the hand, passes upward in front of the elbow and along the lateral side of the arm; it empties into the upper part of the axillary vein.

Synonyms: vena cephalica.

(05 Mar 2000)

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