One of two jugular veins that collect the blood from the brain, the superficial parts of the face, and the neck. [WP,unvetted]. [ http://en.wikipedia.org/wiki/Internal_jugular_vein ]

Synonyms: internal jugular internal jugular venous tree

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external definition

Vein which receives many veins draining the palate, brain, and the orbital, nasal, and auditory regions.[AAO]

has related synonym

vena jugularis interna

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UBERON:0001586