celiac artery


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Related to celiac artery: mesenteric artery
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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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Due to a normal amylase and lipase level and persistent abdominal pain, a CT angiogram of the thorax and abdomen was performed and revealed a celiac artery dissection with associated thrombus extending into the splenic artery (Figure).
With regard to the second case, CT revealed 2 small nodules, one adjacent to the pancreatic tail (Figure 2A, arrow) and another in contact with the pancreatic body, anterior to the celiac artery (Figure 2B, arrow).