TITLE

portal system

PUB. DATE
January 2005
SOURCE
Taber's Cyclopedic Medical Dictionary;2005, p1734
SOURCE TYPE
Book
DOC. TYPE
Reference Entry
ABSTRACT
A definition of the term "portal system" is presented. It refers to a system of vessels in which blood passes through a capillary network, a large vessel and then another capillary network before returning to the systemic circulation.
ACCESSION #
21241708

 

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