Modality: Diagram

- “ Anatomy of the portal venous system with the liver retracted superiorly and D1, D3, D, jejunum and transverse colon removed. Original diagram fro...”

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  • Splenic vein - “ The splenic vein drains the spleen, part of the pancreas, and part of the stomach.  Gross anatomy Origin and course The splenic vein is formed ...”
  • Inferior mesenteric vein - “ The inferior mesenteric vein drains blood from the distal portion of the colon as well as the rectum (i.e. the hindgut).  Gross anatomy Origin a...”

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