Left marginal vein

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Vein: Left marginal vein
Base and diaphragmatic surface of heart. (Left marginal vein labeled at center left.)
Gray's subject #166 642
Drains from    left ventricle
Drains to great cardiac vein
Artery left marginal artery
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Editor-In-Chief: C. Michael Gibson, M.S., M.D. [1]

The great cardiac vein receives tributaries from the left atrium and from both ventricles: one, the left marginal vein, is of considerable size, and ascends along the left margin of the heart.

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