arteria gastrica


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Related to arteria gastrica: arteria gastrica breves, arteria gastrica posterior
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Noun1.arteria gastrica - the arteries that supply the walls of the stomach
arteria, arterial blood vessel, artery - a blood vessel that carries blood from the heart to the body
ateria gastrica dextra, right gastric artery - a branch of the hepatic artery that supplies the pyloric portion of the stomach on the lesser curvature
arteria gastrica sinistra, left gastric artery - a branch of the celiac artery that supplies the lesser curvature of the stomach and the abdominal part of the esophagus
arteria gastrica breves, short gastric artery, vasa brevis - several small arteries branching off of the splenic artery and going to the greater curvature of the stomach
stomach, tum, tummy, breadbasket - an enlarged and muscular saclike organ of the alimentary canal; the principal organ of digestion