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apicoposterior vein

 

Definition: vein that drains the apicoposterior region of the superior lobe of the left lung.

Synonym(s): vena apicoposteriorTA, apicoposterior branch of left superior pulmonary vein, ramus apicoposterior venae pulmonalis sinistrae superioris

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