pyloric vein

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Noun1.pyloric vein - receives veins from the upper surfaces of the stomach and empties into the portal vein
gastric vein, vena gastrica - one of several veins draining the stomach walls
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The afferent veins of duodenal varices are commonly superior and inferior pancreaticoduodenal veins, cystic branches of the superior mesenteric veins, gastroduodenal veins, and the pyloric vein (6).