Pancreaticoduodenal veins

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Pancreaticoduodenal veins
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The portal vein and its tributaries. (Pancreaticoduodenal labeled near center, at pancreas.)
Details
Latin venae pancreaticoduodenales
Drains from
pancreas, duodenum
Drains to
portal vein, superior mesenteric vein
Inferior pancreaticoduodenal artery, Superior pancreaticoduodenal artery
Identifiers
Gray's p.682
Dorlands
/Elsevier
v_05/12851232
TA A12.3.12.023
FMA FMA:70930
Anatomical terminology

The pancreaticoduodenal veins accompany their corresponding arteries: the superior pancreaticoduodenal artery and the inferior pancreaticoduodenal artery ; the lower of the two frequently joins the right gastroepiploic vein.

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