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Medical Term:

superior posterior pancreaticoduodenal vein

 

Definition: vein draining the posterior part of the superior half (approximately) of the head of the pancreas directly into the portal vein.

Synonym(s): vena pancreaticoduodenalis superior posteriorTA

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