intersegmental vein

in·ter·seg·men·tal vein

a vein receiving blood from adjacent bronchopulmonary segments; it emerges from the inferior margin of a segment to become a tributary of a branch of a pulmonary vein.
Farlex Partner Medical Dictionary © Farlex 2012

in·ter·seg·men·tal vein

(in'tĕr-seg-men'tăl vān)
A vein receiving blood from adjacent bronchopulmonary segments; it emerges from the inferior margin of a segment to become a tributary of a branch of a pulmonary vein.
Medical Dictionary for the Health Professions and Nursing © Farlex 2012
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This type of variation can possibly be explained embryologically as the persistence of an abnormal anterior communication between the left intersegmental veins and the azygos vein without involving the retroaortic subcentral veins (Das & Paul).
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