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infralobar part of posterior vein (of right superior pulmonary vein)


Definition: the vein draining the posterior segment of the right lung that emerges inferior to the superior lobe; tributary to the posterior branch of the right superior pulmonary vein.

Synonym(s): pars infralobaris venae posterioris venae pulmonalis superioris dextraeTA

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