celiac artery

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Related to Celiac axis: arteria celiaca, Coeliac axis
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Noun1.celiac artery - an artery that originates from the abdominal aorta just below the diaphragm and branches into the left gastric artery and the common hepatic artery and the splenic arteryceliac artery - an artery that originates from the abdominal aorta just below the diaphragm and branches into the left gastric artery and the common hepatic artery and the splenic artery
arteria, arterial blood vessel, artery - a blood vessel that carries blood from the heart to the body
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Celiac axis injuries are among the least frequently reported of all arterial injuries.
Pancreaticoduodenal aneurysms associated with celiac axis occlusion are even less common.
CT can show prevertebral extension of tumor across the midline as well as encasement of the celiac axis or superior mesenteric artery by the neuroblastoma.
Renal/visceral angioplasty referred to balloon dilatation of major abdominal arteries emanating from the aorta, such as the celiac axis, superior mesenteric artery, inferior mesenteric artery, and renal arteries.