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superior pulmonary vein
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Synonyms for superior pulmonary vein
either of two pulmonary veins (left and right) returning blood from the superior lobes of the lungs
References in periodicals archive
Intracardiac baffle with single patch technique was done in 9 patients in whom right superior pulmonary vein
was draining at the junction of right atrium and SVC.
This section clearly displayed the left superior pulmonary vein
and right superior pulmonary vein
entering into the common vein cavity and then into the abdominal cavity.
The common trunk of the left pulmonary vein was misidentified as a superior pulmonary vein
until incidental transection with an endostapler during port access surgery.
In this particular case, it even enabled conversion to normal sinus rhythm during the ablation of the right superior pulmonary vein
For our case, it was interesting that it was not established that the superior pulmonary vein
and the middle lobe venous drainage was to the inferior pulmonary vein.