What is another word for external nasal vein?

6 synonyms found


[ ɛkstˈɜːnə͡l nˈe͡ɪzə͡l vˈe͡ɪn], [ ɛkstˈɜːnə‍l nˈe‍ɪzə‍l vˈe‍ɪn], [ ɛ_k_s_t_ˈɜː_n_əl n_ˈeɪ_z_əl v_ˈeɪ_n]

The external nasal vein is a small blood vessel located in the external nasal cavity. It is responsible for draining the blood from the nasal cavity and for ensuring that the nasal tissues are adequately oxygenated. There are several other terms or synonyms used to describe this vein in medical literature. These terms include the anterior ethmoidal vein, anterior nasal veins, and the vestibular vein. These synonyms all refer to the same vein system located in the external nasal cavity and perform the same functions. Knowing the different synonyms for the external nasal vein can be useful for medical professionals to ensure clearer and more concise communication.

Synonyms for External nasal vein:

How to use "External nasal vein" in context?

External nasal vein drains blood from the adjacent nasal cavity and also passes over the cartilage of the nose. It pierces the posterior wall of the nose and enters the throat at the front wall of the larynx.

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