right gastric vein


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right gas·tric vein

[TA]
it receives veins from both surfaces of the upper portion of the stomach, runs to the right along the lesser curvature of the stomach, and empties into the portal vein.

right gas·tric vein

(rīt gas'trik vān) [TA]
It receives veins from both surfaces of the upper portion of the stomach, runs to the right along the lesser curvature of the stomach, and empties into the portal vein.
Synonym(s): pyloric vein.