Left marginal vein

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Left marginal vein
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Base and diaphragmatic surface of heart. (Left marginal vein labeled at center left.)
Details
Latin Vena marginalis sinistra
Drains from
Left ventricle
Drains to
Great cardiac vein
Left marginal artery
Identifiers
Gray's p.642
Dorlands
/Elsevier
v_04/12848148
TA A12.3.01.005
FMA FMA:4708
Anatomical terminology

The great cardiac vein receives tributaries from the left atrium and from both ventricles: one, the left marginal vein, is of considerable size, and ascends along the left margin of the heart.

References[edit]

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