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Pulmonary vein

Other Terms: Pulmonary venous tree organ part

Description

Pulmonary veins carry oxygenated blood from the lungs to the posterior of the left atrium; they lie below and anterior to the pulmonary artery. Two of the pulmonary veins open on its left side and two on the right; either or both pairs may unite before their entrance, the left pair doing so more frequently than the right.

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