left gastroomental vein

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left gas·tro·o·men·tal vein

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the vein that accompanies the left gastroepiploic artery along the greater curvature of the stomach; it empties into the splenic vein.
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Caption: Figure 6: (a) After the Warshaw operation, spleen is supplied by short gastric arteries and left gastroepiploic artery and drained by short gastric veins and left gastroepiploic vein.