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small cardiac vein


Definition: an inconstant vessel, accompanying the right coronary artery in the coronary sulcus, from the right margin of the right ventricle, and emptying into the coronary sinus or the middle cardiac vein.

Synonym(s): vena cardiaca parvaTA, vena cordis parva

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