Coronary veins

Dr Matt Adams and Dr Matt A. Morgan et al.

The coronary veins return deoxygenated blood from the myocardium back to the right atrium. Most venous blood returns via the coronary sinus. Coronary venous anatomy is highly variable, but is generally comprised of three groups:

Anatomy: Thoracic
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Article information

rID: 32060
System: Vascular, Cardiac
Section: Anatomy
Synonyms or Alternate Spellings:
  • Cardiac veins

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