Superior phrenic vein

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Superior phrenic vein
Details
Latin Vena phrenica superior
Drains from
Thoracic diaphragm
Drains to
Azygos vein
hemiazygos vein
Superior phrenic artery
Identifiers
Dorlands
/Elsevier
v_05/12851343
TA A12.3.07.010
FMA 70888
Anatomical terminology

The superior phrenic vein, i.e., the vein accompanying the pericardiacophrenic artery, usually opens into the internal mammary vein.

References[edit]

This article incorporates text in the public domain from the 20th edition of Gray's Anatomy (1918)