Transverse cervical veins

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Vein: Transverse cervical veins
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Superficial and deep branches from the transverse cervical artery (picture is of artery, not vein. However, vein is in similar location.)
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The veins of the neck, viewed from in front (transverse cervical veins not labeled, but region is visible)
Latin Venae transversae cervicis
Drains to External jugular vein
Artery Transverse cervical artery

The transverse cervical veins are veins that cross the neck.

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This article incorporates text from a public domain edition of Gray's Anatomy.