Right gastric vein

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Right gastric vein
Bilebladder.png
The portal vein and its tributaries
(right gastric vein visible but not labeled)
Details
Drains from Lesser curvature of the stomach
Drains to Hepatic portal vein
Artery Right gastric artery
Identifiers
Latin Vena gastrica dextra
Dorlands
/Elsevier
v_05/12850392
TA A12.3.12.016
FMA 15400
Anatomical terminology

The right gastric vein (pyloric vein) drains blood from the lesser curvature of the stomach into the hepatic portal vein.

It is part of the portal circulation.

External links[edit]

  • stomach at The Anatomy Lesson by Wesley Norman (Georgetown University) (portalvein)