Medical Definition of Inferior mesenteric vein

1. A continuation of the superior rectal vein at the brim of the pelvis, ascending to the left of the aorta behind the peritoneum and emptying into the splenic vein or into the superior mesenteric vein or rarely in the angle between these veins. Synonym: vena mesenterica inferior. (05 Mar 2000)

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Lexicographical Neighbors of Inferior Mesenteric Vein

inferior lobe of lung
inferior longitudinal fasciculus
inferior longitudinal muscle of tongue
inferior longitudinal sinus
inferior macular arteriole
inferior macular venule
inferior margin
inferior maxillary nerve
inferior medial genicular artery
inferior mediastinum
inferior medullary velum
inferior mesenteric artery
inferior mesenteric ganglion
inferior mesenteric lymph nodes
inferior mesenteric plexus
inferior mesenteric vein (current term)
inferior myocardial infarction
inferior nasal arteriole of retina
inferior nasal colliculus
inferior nasal concha
inferior nasal venule of retina
inferior nuchal line
inferior oblique
inferior oblique muscle of head
inferior occipital gyrus
inferior occipital triangle
inferior oesophageal sphincter
inferior olivary nucleus
inferior olive
inferior omental recess

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