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Thebesian veins

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The small veins by which blood passes from the walls of the heart to the right atrium.

Description

The small veins by which blood passes from the walls of the heart (myocardium) to the right atrium.

Bibliography

  • Raymond Vieussens:
    Nouvelle decourvertes sur le coeur. Toulouse, 1706.
  • A. C. Thebesius:
    Disputatio medica inauguralis de circulo sanguinis in corde.
    Doctoral dissertation, Leiden, 1708.

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