jejunal arteries

jejunal arteries
arteriae jejunales.

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  • Jejunal arteries — Infobox Artery Name = PAGENAME Latin = arteriae jejunales GraySubject = 154 GrayPage = 607 Caption = Loop of small intestine showing distribution of intestinal arteries. Caption2 = Jejunal arteries BranchFrom = superior mesenteric artery BranchTo …   Wikipedia

  • Jejunal veins — Infobox Vein Name = PAGENAME Latin = venae jejunales GraySubject = GrayPage = Caption = The portal vein and its tributaries. Caption2 = DrainsFrom = jejunum Source = DrainsTo = superior mesenteric vein Artery = jejunal arteries MeshName =… …   Wikipedia

  • Intestinal arteries — Infobox Artery Name = PAGENAME Latin = arteriae intestinales GraySubject = 154 GrayPage = 607 Caption = Loop of small intestine showing distribution of intestinal arteries. Caption2 = The superior mesenteric artery and its branches. BranchFrom =… …   Wikipedia

  • Middle suprarenal arteries — Artery: Middle suprarenal arteries Posterior abdominal wall, after removal of the peritoneum, showing kidneys, suprarenal capsules, and great vessels. (Middle suprarenal artery visible but not labeled.) Latin arteria suprarenalis media …   Wikipedia

  • intestinal arteries — the arteries arising from the superior mesenteric, and supplying the intestines, including the pancreaticoduodenal, jejunal, ileal, ileocolic, and colic arteries …   Medical dictionary

  • Artery — A vessel that carries blood that is high in oxygen content away from the heart to the farthest reaches of the body. Since blood in arteries is usually full of oxygen, the hemoglobin in the red blood cells is oxygenated. The resultant form of… …   Medical dictionary

  • arteria — SYN: artery. SEE ALSO: branch. [L. from G. a., the windpipe, later an artery as distinct from a vein] a. acetabuli SYN: acetabular branch. arteriae alveolares superiores anteriores [TA] SYN: anterior superior alveolar arteries, under artery. a.… …   Medical dictionary

  • Jejunum — Part of the small intestine. It is half way down the small intestine between its duodenum and ileum sections. The term jejunum derives from the Latin jejunus, which means empty of food, meager, or hungry. The ancient Greeks noticed at death that… …   Medical dictionary

  • Jejunum — Infobox Anatomy Name = PAGENAME Latin = GraySubject = 248 GrayPage = 1170 Caption = Small intestine Caption2 = Superior and inferior duodenal fossæ. Precursor = midgut System = Artery = jejunal arteries Vein = jejunal veins Nerve = celiac ganglia …   Wikipedia

  • arteriae jejunales — [TA] jejunal arteries: origin, superior mesenteric; branches, none; distribution, jejunum. See illustration at arteria mesenterica superior …   Medical dictionary

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