epigastric artery

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Noun1.epigastric artery - one of three arteries supplying the anterior walls of the abdomen
arteria, arterial blood vessel, artery - a blood vessel that carries blood from the heart to the body
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A large number of intercostal and phrenic collaterals were also seen, along with tortuous bilateral internal mammary arteries and inferior epigastric arteries.
The Winslow pathway involves internal thoracic (mammary) arteries that supply the external iliac arterial flow via the anastomoses between superior epigastric and inferior epigastric arteries into the abdominal rectus sheath [7]; d.
We present a case of double, right deep inferior epigastric arteries encountered during vertical rectus abdominis myocutaneous flap reconstruction of the tongue and floor of the mouth and discuss the clinical outcomes of this reconstruction.