A portal system that begins in capillaries in the wall of the digestive tract and and runs as the hepatic portal vein to the liver. [ http://openisbn.com/search.php?q=0073040584&isbn=1/ ]

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Part of the circulatory system which includes the ventral abdominal vein, pelvic veins, and portal vein and collects blood from the pelvic region, liver, gall bladder and stomach.[AAO]

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portal system of liver
hepatic-portal system

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UBERON:0010194