- Middle thyroid vein
Vein: Middle thyroid vein The thyroid gland and its relations. (Middle thyroid vein labeled at center right.) The fascia and middle thyroid veins. (Middle thyroid vein labeled at center left.) Latin venae thyroideae mediae Gray's subject #168 649 Drains from thyroid Drains to internal jugular vein
The middle thyroid vein collects the blood from the lower part of the thyroid gland, and after being joined by some veins from the larynx and trachea, ends in the lower part of the internal jugular vein.
Veins (emissary, jugular and others) of head and neck (drainage patterns can vary) (TA A12.3.04–06, GA 7.644) External jugularDirect Internal jugularTo COSTo CSTo IJVDirect BrachiocephalicDirect
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