inferior mesenteric artery


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Noun1.inferior mesenteric artery - arises near the lower end of the aorta and supplies the large intestineinferior mesenteric artery - arises near the lower end of the aorta and supplies the large intestine
arteria mesenterica, mesenteric artery - one of two branches of the aorta that pass between the two layers of the mesentery to the intestines
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Inferior mesenteric artery collaterals to the uterus during uterine artery embolization: prevalence, risk factors, and clinical outcomes.
The decision whether the inferior mesenteric artery shall be cut off at the root is based on the stage of the tumor and the pathological type.
5 cm above the origin of inferior mesenteric artery.
17) Common locations for colonic ischemia are found in the regions of splenic flexure which is supplied by a narrow terminal branch of the superior mesenteric artery, and the rectosigmoid junction which is supplied by a narrow terminal branch of the inferior mesenteric artery.
First, the inferior mesenteric artery is ligated at the root of the aorta so that various collateral vessels within the marginal branches and Riolan's arch are not sacrificed.
Most positive para-aortic nodes lay above the inferior mesenteric artery
It is clear that in the asymptomatic individual the arcuate ligament section is performed to prevent a decompensation of vascularization in the visceral splanchnic area up to now supplied by the inferior mesenteric artery through the Riolan's arcade (Langeron et al.

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