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Where is the splenic confluence?

Also called the portal splenic confluence . This is the area where the splenic vein meets the superior mesenteric vein. Together, posterior to the neck of the pancreas, these (MORE)

What does confluences mean?

1.noun . a. A flowing together of two or more streams.. b. The point of juncture of such streams.. c. The combined stream formed by this juncture.. 2. A gathering, flo (MORE)