Appendicular vein

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Appendicular vein
Details
Latin Vena appendicularis
Drains from
Vermiform appendix
Drains to
Ileocolic vein
Appendicular artery
Identifiers
Dorlands
/Elsevier
v_05/12849470
TA A12.3.12.025
FMA FMA:15410
Anatomical terminology

The appendicular vein is the vein which drains blood from the vermiform appendix. It is located in the mesoappendix and accompanies the appendicular artery. The appendicular vein drains into the ileocolic vein.