capsular veins

capsular veins

[TA]
tributaries of the renal veins draining blood from the renal capsule.
Synonym(s): venae capsulares [TA]
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9,11,13) This avalvular venous network may provide the necessary conduit between contralateral renal capsular veins and spermatic cord vessels, thus potentially explaining distant seeding from a right RCC to a left testicle, as in our case above.
1,3,4) Prominent collateral vessels may develop, and the gonadal, ascending lumbar, adrenal, periureteral, and capsular veins are major potential collateral veins that can develop from left renal vein compression or obstruction.