Medical Dictionary

renal vein


renal vein

noun

Definition of RENAL VEIN

:  a short thick vein that is formed in each kidney by the convergence of the interlobar veins, leaves the kidney through the hilum, and empties into the inferior vena cava

Illustration of RENAL VEIN

February 28, 2015
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