Thebesian foramina

thebesian foramina --> foramina of the venae minimae

(Science: anatomy) A number of fossae in the wall of the right atrium, containing the openings of minute intramural veins.

Synonym: foramina venarum minimarum cordis, foramina of the smallest veins of heart, lannelongue's foramina, thebesian foramina, vieussens' foramina.

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