left ovarian vein

n.

A vein that begins at the pampiniform plexus at the hilum of the ovary and empties into the left renal vein.

Nearby words

  1. left heart,
  2. left hepatic duct,
  3. left holding the bag,
  4. left lobe of liver,
  5. left lymphatic duct,
  6. left suprarenal vein,
  7. left testicular vein,
  8. left umbilical vein,
  9. left ventricle,
  10. left ventricular ejection time


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