Anterior auricular veins

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Anterior auricular veins
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Veins of the head and neck (anterior auricular veins not labeled, but region is visible)
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Lateral head anatomy detail
Details
Latin Venae auriculares anteriores
Drains to
Superficial temporal vein
Anterior auricular branches of superficial temporal artery
Identifiers
Dorlands
/Elsevier
v_05/12849533
TA A12.3.05.040
FMA FMA:70853
Anatomical terminology

The anterior auricular veins are veins which drain the anterior aspect of the external ear. The veins drains to the superficial temporal vein.

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