Intercostal veins

The intercostal veins are a group of veins which drain the area between the ribs ("costae"), called the intercostal space.

Intercostal veins
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Intercostal spaces, viewed from the left.
Details
Drains fromintercostal muscle, intercostal space
Arteryintercostal arteries
Identifiers
LatinVenae intercostales
Anatomical terminology

They can be divided as follows:

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