appendicular vein

noun
a vein that accompanies the appendicular artery and empties into the ileocolic vein
Hypernyms: ↑vein, ↑vena, ↑venous blood vessel

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  • Appendicular vein — Infobox Vein Name = PAGENAME Latin = vena appendicularis GraySubject = GrayPage = Caption = Caption2 = DrainsFrom = vermiform appendix Source = DrainsTo = ileocolic vein Artery = appendicular artery MeshName = MeshNumber = DorlandsPre = v 05… …   Wikipedia

  • appendicular vein — vena appendicularis …   Medical dictionary

  • Appendicular artery — Infobox Artery Name = PAGENAME Latin = arteria appendicularis GraySubject = 154 GrayPage = 607 Caption = Arteries of cecum and vermiform process. (Appendicular artery labeled at bottom center right.) Caption2 = BranchFrom = Ileocolic artery… …   Wikipedia

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  • Ileocolic vein — Infobox Vein Name = PAGENAME Latin = vena ileocolica GraySubject = GrayPage = Caption = The portal vein and its tributaries. Caption2 = DrainsFrom = Source = appendicular vein DrainsTo = superior mesenteric vein Artery = ileocolic artery MeshName …   Wikipedia

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  • Common iliac vein — Vein: Common iliac vein Veins of the abdomen and lower limb inferior vena cava, common iliac vein, external iliac vein, internal iliac vein, femoral vein and their tributaries. The aorta and its bifurcation (unlabe …   Wikipedia

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