Right colic vein

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Right colic vein
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The portal vein and its tributaries.
Details
Latin vena colica dextra
Drains to
superior mesenteric vein
right colic artery
Identifiers
Dorlands
/Elsevier
v_05/12849955
TA A12.3.12.026
FMA FMA:15407
Anatomical terminology

The right colic vein drains the ascending colon, and is a tributary of the superior mesenteric vein. It travels with its corresponding artery, the right colic artery.