oblique vein of the left atrium

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Synonyms for oblique vein of the left atrium

a tributary of the coronary sinus

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The coronary sinus commences at the point where the oblique vein of the left atrium joins the great cardiac vein.
Oblique vein of left atrium was found to open at the confluence of CS and GCV.
Cardiac Muscle Relations of the Coronary Sinus, The Oblique Vein of the Left Atrium and the Left Precaval Vein In Mammals.
By definition, the CS is the blood conduit in the continuation of the great cardiac vein, which is situated between the valve of the great cardiac vein of Viesseun or the point of entrance of the oblique vein of Marshall and the Thebesian valve of the ostium of the CS.
These fibers were usually seen to start at the level of the entrance of the oblique vein of Marshall.