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Superior thalamostriate vein

The superior thalamostriate vein or terminal vein commences in the groove between the corpus striatum and thalamus, receives numerous veins from both of these parts, and unites behind the crus of the fornix with the superior choroid vein to form each of the internal cerebral veins.

Superior thalamostriate vein
Velum interpositum.
Drains to Internal cerebral veins
Latin Vena terminalis,
vena corporis striati or
vena thalamostriata superior
TA A12.3.06.030
FMA 50997
Anatomical terminology


This article incorporates text in the public domain from page 653 of the 20th edition of Gray's Anatomy (1918)