Arcuate vein

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Vein: Arcuate vein
Kidney PioM.png
Arcuate veins visible but not labeled
Scheme of renal tubule and its vascular supply
(venous arch labeled at center left)
Latin Venae arcuatae renis (plural)
Source Interlobular veins and straight venules
Drains to Interlobar vein
Artery Arcuate artery

The arcuate vein is a vessel of the renal circulation. It is located at the border of the renal cortex and renal medulla.


This article incorporates text from a public domain edition of Gray's Anatomy.

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