Palmar metacarpal veins

Palmar metacarpal veins

Infobox Vein
Latin = venae metacarpales palmares
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DrainsTo = deep palmar venous arch
Artery = palmar metacarpal arteries
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The palmar metacarpal veins (or volar metacarpal veins) drains the metacarpal region of the palm, eventually draining into the deep veins of the arm.

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