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intralobar part of the posterior vein (of the right superior pulmonary vein)


Definition: the vein draining the apical and posterior segments of the right lung; tributary to the posterior branch of the right superior pulmonary vein.

Synonym(s): pars intralobaris (intersegmentalis) venae posterioris lobi superioris pulmonis dextriTA

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