Right colic vein

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Vein: Right colic vein
Latin vena colica dextra
Drains to superior mesenteric vein
Artery right colic artery
Dorlands
/ Elsevier
    
v_05/12849955

Editor-In-Chief: C. Michael Gibson, M.S., M.D. [1]



The right colic vein drains the ascending colon, and is a tributary of the superior mesenteric vein. It travels with its corresponding artery, the right colic artery.