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several small veins from the pericardium emptying directly into the brachiocephalic veins or superior vena cava.
Synonym(s): venae pericardiacae [TA]
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per·i·car·di·al veins(per'i-kahr'dē-ăl vānz) [TA]
Several small veins from the pericardium that empty into the brachiocephalic veins or superior vena cava.
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