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Medical Term:

posterior vein(s) of left ventricle


Definition: arise(s) on the diaphragmatic surface of the heart near the apex, run(s) to the left and parallel to the posterior interventricular sulcus, and empties(empty) in the coronary sinus.

Synonym(s): vena(e) posterior(es) ventriculi sinistri

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