right gastroepiploic artery


right gastroepiploic artery
right gastroepiploic artery n GASTROEPIPLOIC ARTERY (a)

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  • gastroepiploic artery — gas·tro·ep·i·plo·ic artery .ep ə plō ik n either of two arteries forming an anastomosis along the greater curvature of the stomach: a) one that is larger, arises as one of the two terminal branches of the gastroduodenal artery, and passes from… …   Medical dictionary

  • Right gastroepiploic vein — Infobox Vein Name = PAGENAME Latin = vena gastroomentalis dextra, vena gastroepiploica dextra GraySubject = 174 GrayPage = 682 Caption = Caption2 = DrainsTo = superior mesenteric vein DrainsFrom = | [stomach] Artery = right gastroepiploic artery… …   Wikipedia

  • Gastroepiploic artery — is the name of two different arteries serving the stomach and greater omentum: * Left gastro omental artery, a branch of the splenic artery * Right gastro omental artery, a branch of the gastroduodenal artery …   Wikipedia

  • gastroepiploic artery — |ga(ˌ)strō+... noun Etymology: gastr + epiploic : either of two arteries forming an anastomosis along the greater curvature of the stomach, the right being derived from the gastroduodenal artery and the left from the splenic artery …   Useful english dictionary

  • gastroepiploic artery right — arteria gastroomentalis dextra …   Medical dictionary

  • Right gastro-omental artery — Infobox Artery Name = PAGENAME Latin = arteria gastro omentalis dextra, arteria gastroepiploica dextra GraySubject = 154 GrayPage = 604 Caption = The celiac artery and its branches; the liver has been raised, and the lesser omentum and anterior… …   Wikipedia

  • 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

  • Splenic artery — Infobox Artery Name = PAGENAME Latin = arteria splenica, arteria lienalis GraySubject = 154 GrayPage = 605 | Caption = The visceral surface of the spleen. Caption2 = Branches of the celiac artery. ( Lienal artery is an old term for splenic artery …   Wikipedia

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  • Gastroduodenal artery — Infobox Artery Name = PAGENAME Latin = arteria gastroduodenalis GraySubject = 154 GrayPage = 604 Caption = The celiac artery and its branches. Caption2 = Branches of the celiac artery. The gastroduodenal artery appears on the left part of the… …   Wikipedia


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