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Apicoposterior Vein of Left Lung
Cardiovascular System

Apicoposterior Vein of Left Lung

Vena apicoposterior pulmonis sinistri

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Origin: Union of pulmonary capillary networks.

Course: Accompanies the apicoposterior segmental bronchus (B1+2) of left lung.

Tributaries: Intersegmental and intrasegmental parts.

Drainage: Apicoposterior bronchopulmonary (and surrounding) segment of left lung.

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