External jugular vein

Dscn1831.jpg (82719 bytes) Dscn1832.jpg (84037 bytes) Ventrolateral view, left cervical region

The external jugular vein is observed on the superficial, lateral side of the neck.  It receives blood from the head region except the cranial cavity.  It joins the subclavian vein to form the brachiocephalic vein.

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