Pancreaticoduodenal veins

The pancreaticoduodenal veins accompany their corresponding arteries: the superior pancreaticoduodenal artery and the inferior pancreaticoduodenal artery; the lower of the two frequently joins the right gastroepiploic vein.

Pancreaticoduodenal veins
The portal vein and its tributaries. (Pancreaticoduodenal labeled near center, at pancreas.)
Drains frompancreas, duodenum
Drains toportal vein, superior mesenteric vein
ArteryInferior pancreaticoduodenal artery, Superior pancreaticoduodenal artery
Latinvenae pancreaticoduodenales
Anatomical terminology


This article incorporates text in the public domain from page 682 of the 20th edition of Gray's Anatomy (1918)

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