omphalomesenteric vein

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omphalomesenteric vein

[¦äm·fə·lō‚mez·ən′ter·ik ′vān]
(embryology)
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The superior and the inferior anastomosis atrophy, followed by the proximal part of the left and the distal parts of the right vitelline vein.
It arises when there is degeneration of the erroneous portion of the vitelline veins system.
The portal vein develops from the paired vitelline veins and their communications.