Right gastroepiploic vein
|Vein: Right gastroepiploic vein|
|Latin||Vena gastroomentalis dextra,
vena gastroepiploica dextra
|Drains to||Superior mesenteric vein|
|Artery||Right gastroepiploic artery|
The right gastroepiploic vein (right gastroomental vein) drains into the superior mesenteric vein and drains venous blood from the lower parts of the antero-superior and posteroinferior surfaces of the stomach; it runs from left to right along the greater curvature of the stomach between the two layers of the greater omentum.
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