Accessory hemiazygos vein
The accessory hemiazygos vein, also called the superior hemiazygous vein, is a vein on the left side of the vertebral column that generally drains the fourth through eighth intercostal spaces on the left side of the body.
|Accessory hemiazygos vein|
|Drains to||Hemiazygos vein, azygos vein|
|Latin||Vena hemiazygos accessoria, |
vena azygos minor superior