Right marginal vein

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Vein: Right marginal vein
Sternocostal surface of heart. (Right marginal vein not labeled, but is visible at bottom left.)
Latin vena marginalis dextra
Gray's subject #166 642
Drains to right atrium
Artery right marginal artery
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Editor-In-Chief: C. Michael Gibson, M.S., M.D. [1]

The right marginal vein ascends along the right margin of the heart and joins the small cardiac vein in the coronary sulcus, or opens directly into the right atrium.

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