Inferior epigastric vein

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Vein: Inferior epigastric vein
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Right inferior epigastric vein - view from inside of abdomen.
The iliac veins.
Latin vena epigastrica inferior
Gray's subject #173 672
Drains from    superior epigastric vein
Drains to external iliac vein
Artery inferior epigastric artery
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Editor-In-Chief: C. Michael Gibson, M.S., M.D. [1]

In human anatomy, inferior epigastric vein refers to the vein that drains into the external iliac vein and arises from the superior epigastric vein. Along its course, it is accompanied by a similarly named artery, the inferior epigastric artery.

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