superior gluteal vein

Medical Dictionary

superior gluteal vein n.
Either of the veins that accompany the gluteal artery, unite in the pelvis, and empty into the internal iliac vein.

The American Heritage® Stedman's Medical Dictionary
Copyright © 2002, 2001, 1995 by Houghton Mifflin Company. Published by Houghton Mifflin Company.
Cite This Source
Explore Dictionary.com
Previous Definition: superior gluteal nerve
Next Definition: superior goods
More from Thesaurus.com
Synonyms and Antonyms for superior gluteal vein
More from Reference.com
Search for articles containing superior gluteal vein
Dictionary.com Word FAQs

Dictionary.com presents 366 FAQs, incorporating some of the frequently asked questions from the past with newer queries.

Copyright © 2014 Dictionary.com, LLC. All rights reserved.
  • Please Login or Sign Up to use the Recent Searches feature