cystic artery

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Related to cystic artery: Calot's triangle, Right hepatic artery
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Noun1.cystic artery - a branch of the hepatic artery; supplies the gall bladder and the surface of the liver
arteria, arterial blood vessel, artery - a blood vessel that carries blood from the heart to the body
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Sharp dissection with hook electrocautery was used to separate the gallbladder from liver bed, and blunt dissection with dissector was used to skeletonize the cystic artery and bile duct within Calot's triangle.
Calots triangle is an important landmark for identifying the cystic duct and cystic artery during cholecystectomy so that damage to extrahepatic biliary tree can be avoided.
The cystic artery was identified and divided between clips.
3 During SLC, a portion of gall bladder (GB) is left by saving cystic artery and cystic duct and dissection of remaining GB from liver bed is done.
The condition is defined as rotation of the gallbladder on its mesentery along the axis of the cystic duct and cystic artery.
After dissection of the cystic duct and cystic artery, endoclips were applied, and the duct and artery were transected.
LSC Type I: Cystic Duct and Cystic Artery are dissected and clipped and cut.
Minimal additional blunt dissection exposed the cystic artery and duct.
6 The cystic artery is an end artery with no significant source of collateral supply to the gallbladder.
The LC complications reviewed included retained biliary stone, bile duct injury, bile duct leakage, cystic artery bleeding, internal bleeding, abdominal pain following surgery, and mortality.