Median sacral vein

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Vein: Median sacral vein
The iliac veins.
Scheme of the anastomosis of the veins of the rectum.
Latin vena sacralis mediana
Gray's subject #173 677
Artery Median sacral artery
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Editor-In-Chief: C. Michael Gibson, M.S., M.D. [1]

The median sacral vein (or middle sacral veins) accompany the corresponding artery along the front of the sacrum, and join to form a single vein, which ends in the left common iliac vein; sometimes in the angle of junction of the two iliac veins.

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