Interlobular veins

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Interlobular veins
Scheme of renal tubule and its vascular supply.
Latin venae interlobulares renis
Drains from
Efferent arteriole
Drains to
Arcuate vein
Interlobular arteries
Gray's p.1224
TA A05.8.01.058
FMA FMA:71453
Anatomical terminology

The venae stellatae join to form the interlobular veins, which pass inward between the rays, receive branches from the plexuses around the convoluted tubules, and, having arrived at the bases of the renal pyramids, join with the venae rectae.

External links[edit]

- "Urinary System: kidney, H&E, interlobular artery and vein"

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