Right marginal vein

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Right marginal vein
Gray492.png
Sternocostal surface of heart (right marginal vein not labeled, but is visible at bottom left)
Details
Latin Vena marginalis dextra
Drains to
Right atrium
Right marginal artery
Identifiers
Gray's p.642
Dorlands
/Elsevier
v_05/12850881
TA A12.3.01.011
FMA FMA:4716
Anatomical terminology

The right marginal vein is a small vein that drains blood from the heart. It passes along the inferior margin of the heart and joins the small cardiac vein (sometimes known as the right coronary vein) in the coronary sulcus, or opens directly into the right atrium.

References[edit]

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