Posterior spinal veins
1: Posterior spinal vein
2: Anterior spinal vein
3: Posterolateral spinal vein
4: Radicular (or segmental medullary) vein
5: Posterior spinal arteries
6: Anterior spinal artery
7: Radicular (or segmental medullary) artery
Details
ArteryPosterior spinal artery
Identifiers
LatinVenae spinales posteriores
TA98A12.3.07.025
TA24946
FMA70893
Anatomical terminology

Posterior spinal veins are small veins which receive blood from the dorsal spinal cord.

References

Public domain This article incorporates text in the public domain from page 669 of the 20th edition of Gray's Anatomy (1918)