pancreatic veins


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Related to pancreatic veins: right gastric vein, splenic vein, Right gastroepiploic artery, Hepatic veins, Left gastroepiploic vein

pan·cre·at·ic veins

[TA]
veins draining the pancreas, emptying into the splenic vein and the superior mesenteric vein.
Synonym(s): venae pancreaticae [TA]

pan·cre·at·ic veins

(pan'krē-at'ik vānz) [TA]
Drain the pancreas and empty into the splenic vein and the superior mesenteric vein.
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