left superior pulmonary vein
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left su·pe·ri·or pul·mo·nar·y vein[TA]
the vein returning oxygenated blood from the left superior lobe of the lung to the left atrium; tributaries include the apicoposterior, anterior, and lingular veins (branches) from the superior lobe.
Synonym(s): vena pulmonalis superior sinistra [TA]