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Median Sacral Vein
Cardiovascular System

Median Sacral Vein

Vena sacralis mediana

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Origin

The median sacral vein is a singular vein that originates on the anterior surface of the sacrum.

Course

From its origin, the vein ascends on the anterior surface of the sacrum to drain into the common iliac vein, at approximately the level of the fourth lumbar vertebrae.

Tributaries

There are no named tributaries.

Structures Drained

The median sacral vein drains the ventral surface of the sacrum.

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