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Veins draining into the Superior Vena Cava

Radial and Ulnar veins
drain the forearm
Brachial vein
deep drainage of the arm, empties into the axillary vein
Cephalic vein
superfical drainage of lateral arm empties into axillary vein
basilic vein
superfical drainage of medial arm, empties into brachial vein
subclavian vein
receives blood from axillary vein and from skin and muscles of head through external jugular vein.
internal jugular vein
drains dural sinuses of brain
brachiocephalic veins
large, drains from the jugular veins, join to form the superior vena cava and enter heart.