right gastric artery

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Noun1.right gastric artery - a branch of the hepatic artery that supplies the pyloric portion of the stomach on the lesser curvature
arteria gastrica, gastric artery - the arteries that supply the walls of the stomach
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Lymph node stations (Japanese Classification of Gastric Carcinoma) No Definition 1 Right paracardial LNs, including those along the 1st branch of the ascending limb of the left gastric artery 2 Left paracardial LNs, including those along the oesophagocardiac branch of the left subphrenic artery 3a Lesser curvature LNs along the branches of the left gastric artery 3b Lesser curvature LNs along the 2nd branch and distal part of the right gastric artery 4sa Left greater curvature LNs along the short gastric arteries (perigastric area) 4sb Left greater curvature LNs along the left gastroepiploic artery (perigastric area) 4d Rt.
According to the origin of the blood supply, the blood supply to bile duct was divided into three types: (1) the cystic artery (or the right gastric artery)-gastroduodenal artery type, (2) the cystic artery-proper hepatic artery type, and (3) the posterior portal vein artery-proper hepatic artery type.
9 Under gen- eral anesthesia a left subcostal incision was used to perform the routine splenectomy then the right gastric vein was disconnected near the gastric an- gular incisura followed by the disconnection of the gastric branch of the right gastric vein as well as the branches of the gastric coronary veins.
Trace the right gastric artery to the proper hepatic artery; expose the proper hepatic artery and its branches to the porta hepatis.
Its branches are Gastroduodenal artery, right gastric artery, right and left hepatic arteries.