vena coronaria ventriculi


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left gas·tric vein

[TA]
arises from a union of veins from both surfaces of the cardia of the stomach and an esophageal tributary from the cardiac portion of the esophagus; it runs in the lesser omentum and empties into the portal vein.
See also: esophageal veins.

vena coronaria ventriculi

(1) An obsolete term that formerly viewed the right and left gastric veins as a single functional unit. 
(2) Left gastric vein; vena gastrica sinistra [NA6].