Any of the veins that carries deoxygenated blood from a part of the body into the right atrium of the heart. [ http://en.wikipedia.org/wiki/Venae_cavae http://orcid.org/0000-0002-6601-2165 ]

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definition

Any of the veins that carries deoxygenated blood from a part of the body into the right atrium of the heart.

depicted by

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http://upload.wikimedia.org/wikipedia/commons/3/35/Relations_of_the_aorta,_trachea,_esophagus_and_other_heart_structures.png

has related synonym

caval vein

venae cavae

id

UBERON:0004087