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Pulmonary vein

Introduction: Pulmonary vein

Description of Pulmonary vein

Pulmonary vein: any of four veins that carry arterial blood from the lungs to the left atrium of the heart.
Source: WordNet 2.1

Pulmonary vein: large vein carrying oxygenated blood from lungs to left atrium.
Source: CRISP

Pulmonary vein: The veins that return the oxygenated blood from the lungs to the left atrium of the heart.
Source: MESH OBO (Open Biomedical Ontologies)

Pulmonary vein: Related Topics

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Broader terms for Pulmonary vein

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Other terms that may be related to Pulmonary vein:

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Hierarchical classifications of Pulmonary vein

The following list attempts to classify Pulmonary vein into categories where each line is subset of the next.

WordNet 2.1

  • vein,vena,venous blood vessel
  • blood vessel
  • vas,vessel
  • tube,tube-shaped structure
  • anatomical structure,bodily structure,body structure,complex body part,structure
  • body part
  • part,piece
  • thing
  • entity

Source: WordNet 2.1

MESH - OBO (Open Biomedical Ontologies)

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