lienal artery


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Noun1.lienal artery - an artery that originates from the celiac trunk and supplies blood to the spleenlienal artery - an artery that originates from the celiac trunk and supplies blood to the spleen
spleen, lien - a large dark-red oval organ on the left side of the body between the stomach and the diaphragm; produces cells involved in immune responses
arteria, arterial blood vessel, artery - a blood vessel that carries blood from the heart to the body
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li·e·nal ar·te·ry

n. arteria esplénica.
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The spleen was immediately weighted and perfused, through the lienal artery, with Bouin fixative for optic microscopy.
Many parallel branches of the lienal artery run to the longitudinal axis and penetrate the parenchyma.
The lienal artery emerged in one way form emitting more frequently 2 main branches.