Galen's vein


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Galen's vein

[′gā·lənz ′vān]
(anatomy)
One of the two veins running along the roof the third ventricle that drain the interior of the brain.
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Monitoring is indicated in cases of fetal arrhythmia, nonimmune hydrops, placental chorangioma, and aneurysm of Galen's vein.
She was recently involved in the evaluation of a complex aneurysm in Galen's vein, deep within the brain of a developing fetus.