venae centrales hepatis

[TA] central veins of liver: veins in the middle of the hepatic lobules, draining into the hepatic vein. Called also central veins of hepatic lobules and Krukenberg veins.

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  • venae centrales hepatis — noun terminal branches of the hepatic veins that lie in the hepatic lobules and receive blood from the liver sinusoids • Syn: ↑central veins of liver • Hypernyms: ↑vein, ↑vena, ↑venous blood vessel …   Useful english dictionary

  • Venas centrales intralobulillares — Lobulillo hepático de cerdo, aumentado 60 veces. La vena central intralobulillar no está señalada, aunque la región a la que pertenece es visible. Corresponde a una sola vena en el centro del lobulillo. Ver los enlaces externos para… …   Wikipedia Español

  • Krukenberg veins — venae centrales hepatis …   Medical dictionary

  • vena — SYN: vein. [L.] v. advehens, pl.venae advehentes collective term for a series of branching channels in the early embryo receiving blood from the umbilical and/or vitelline venous systems and passing the mixed blood to the sinusoids of the live …   Medical dictionary

  • Vein — A blood vessel that carries blood low in oxygen content from the body back to the heart. The deoxygenated form of hemoglobin (deoxyhemoglobin) in venous blood makes it appear dark. Veins are part of the afferent wing of the circulatory system… …   Medical dictionary

  • vena — noun a blood vessel that carries blood from the capillaries toward the heart all veins except the pulmonary vein carry unaerated blood • Syn: ↑vein, ↑venous blood vessel • Derivationally related forms: ↑venous (for: ↑vein) …   Useful english dictionary

  • venous blood vessel — noun a blood vessel that carries blood from the capillaries toward the heart all veins except the pulmonary vein carry unaerated blood • Syn: ↑vein, ↑vena • Derivationally related forms: ↑venous (for: ↑vein) …   Useful english dictionary

  • lobule — A small lobe or subdivision of a lobe. SYN: lobulus [TA]. ala central l. [TA] SYN: wing of central l.. SYN: pars inferior alae lobuli centralis [TA], pars superior ali lobuli centralis [TA]. ansiform l. comprises the greater part of the …   Medical dictionary

  • Central veins of liver — Infobox Vein Name = PAGENAME Latin = venae centrales hepatis GraySubject = GrayPage = Caption = A single lobule of the liver of a pig. X 60. (Central vein not labeled, though region is visible. Central vein would be a single vein at the center of …   Wikipedia

  • Krukenberg veins — Kru·ken·berg veins (krooґkən berg) [Adolph Krukenberg, German anatomist, 1816–1877] venae centrales hepatis …   Medical dictionary

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