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Segment VI Vein
Cardiovascular System

Segment VI Vein

Vena segmentum VI

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Origin

The segment VI vein originates from the terminal end of the posterior right branch of the hepatic portal vein where it bifurcates into the segment VI and the segment VII veins.

Course

The segment VI vein travels inferior to enter segment VI of the liver.

Branches

There are no named branches.

Supplied Structures

The segment VI vein supplies nutrient-rich venous blood from the digestive tract to segment VI of the liver.

List of Clinical Correlates

- Hepatic resection

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