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Mesenteric vein

Introduction: Mesenteric vein

Description of Mesenteric vein

Mesenteric vein: a tributary of the portal vein passing from the intestine between the two layers of mesentery.
Source: WordNet 2.1

Mesenteric vein: Veins which return blood from the intestines; the inferior mesenteric vein empties into the splenic vein, the superior mesenteric vein joins the splenic vein to form the portal vein.
Source: MESH OBO (Open Biomedical Ontologies)

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Hierarchical classifications of Mesenteric vein

The following list attempts to classify Mesenteric 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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