lienal vein

lienal vein n SPLENIC VEIN

Medical dictionary. 2011.

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  • Splenic vein — Infobox Vein Name = PAGENAME Latin = vena lienalis GraySubject = 174 GrayPage = 681 Caption = Transverse section of the spleen, showing the trabecular tissue and the splenic vein and its tributaries. Caption2 = The portal vein and its tributaries …   Wikipedia

  • Splenic vein — A vein formed by the union of several small veins that return blood from the stomach, pancreas and spleen. The splenic vein is a major contributor to the portal vein which goes to the liver. * * * splenic vein n the vein that carries blood away… …   Medical dictionary

  • portal vein — Anat. the large vein conveying blood to the liver from the veins of the stomach, intestine, spleen, and pancreas. [1835 45] * * * ▪ anatomy       large vein through which oxygen depleted blood from the stomach, the intestines, the spleen, the… …   Universalium

  • Left gastroepiploic vein — Infobox Vein Name = PAGENAME Latin = vena gastroomentalis sinistra, vena gastroepiploica sinistra GraySubject = 174 GrayPage = 681 Caption = Caption2 = DrainsFrom = Source = DrainsTo = splenic vein Artery = left gastro omental artery MeshName =… …   Wikipedia

  • Renal artery — Infobox Artery Name = PAGENAME Latin = arteria renalis GraySubject = 154 GrayPage = 610 Caption = Human kidneys viewed from behind with spine removed Caption2 = 1. Renal pyramid 2. Efferent artery 3. Renal artery 4. Renal vein 5. Renal hilum 6.… …   Wikipedia

  • Trabecular veins — Infobox Vein Name = PAGENAME Latin = GraySubject = 278 GrayPage = 1286 Caption = Section of the spleen, showing the termination of the small bloodvessels. Caption2 = Transverse section of the spleen, showing the trabecular tissue and the splenic… …   Wikipedia

  • Abdominal aorta — Infobox Artery Name = Abdominal aorta Latin = pars abdominalis aortae, aorta abdominalis GraySubject = 154 GrayPage = 602 Caption = The abdominal aorta and its branches. Caption2 = BranchFrom = thoracic aorta BranchTo = celiac artery, superior… …   Wikipedia

  • Short gastric veins — Infobox Vein Name = PAGENAME Latin = venae gastricae breves GraySubject = 174 GrayPage = 681 Caption = The portal vein and its tributaries. (Short gastric veins visible at upper right.) Caption2 = DrainsFrom = stomach DrainsTo = splenic vein… …   Wikipedia

  • Anterior surface of pancreas — Infobox Anatomy Name = PAGENAME Latin = facies anterior corporis pancreatis GraySubject = 251 GrayPage = 1201 Caption = 1: Head of pancreas 2: Uncinate process of pancreas 3: Pancreatic notch 4: Body of pancreas 5: Anterior surface of pancreas 6 …   Wikipedia

  • Splenic artery — Infobox Artery Name = PAGENAME Latin = arteria splenica, arteria lienalis GraySubject = 154 GrayPage = 605 | Caption = The visceral surface of the spleen. Caption2 = Branches of the celiac artery. ( Lienal artery is an old term for splenic artery …   Wikipedia

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