central vein of suprarenal gland

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central vein of suprarenal gland n.
The single vein draining the adrenal gland that receives a number of medullary veins and empties on the right directly into the inferior vena cava and on the left into the left renal vein.

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central vein of suprarenal gland

noun
a single draining vein; on the right it empties into the inferior vena cava; on the left it empties into the left renal vein 
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