Posterior spinal veins

Posterior spinal veins are small veins which receive blood from the dorsal spinal cord.

Posterior spinal veins
1: Posterior spinal vein
2: Anterior spinal vein
3: Posterolateral spinal vein
4: Radicular (or segmental medullary) vein
5: Posterior spinal arteries
6: Anterior spinal artery
7: Radicular (or segmental medullary) artery
ArteryPosterior spinal artery
LatinVenae spinales posteriores
Anatomical terminology


This article incorporates text in the public domain from page 669 of the 20th edition of Gray's Anatomy (1918)

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