Gonadal vein

Gonadal vein

Infobox Vein
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Caption = The relations of the viscera and large vessels of the abdomen.

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In medicine, gonadal vein refers to the blood vessel that carrying blood away from the gonad (testis, ovary) toward the heart.
* Females : ovarian vein
* Males : testicular vein

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