Middle cardiac vein

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Vein: Middle cardiac vein
Base and diaphragmatic surface of heart. (Middle cardiac vein labeled at bottom.)
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Latin Vena cardiaca media,
vena cordis media
Gray's p.642
Drains to Coronary sinus
Artery Posterior interventricular artery

The middle cardiac vein commences at the apex of the heart; ascends in the posterior longitudinal sulcus, and ends in the coronary sinus near its right extremity.

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