Septal cerebral veins

Septal cerebral veins originate at the lateral aspect of the anterior horns of the lateral ventricles then pass medially, inferior to the genu of the corpus callosum. They then turn backwards and traverse along the septum pellucidum and enter the internal cerebral vein behind the foramen of Monro. The septal veins drain the corpus callosum and deep medullary frontal white matter.

Neuroanatomy
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rID: 28168
Section: Anatomy
Tags: pm, refs, cases, stub
Synonyms or Alternate Spellings:
  • Septal cerebral vein

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