celiac 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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20) Doppler ultrasound can be used to screen for median arcuate ligament syndrome by eliciting increased velocities suggestive of celiac artery stenosis that may be more pronounced during inspiration.
The celio-mesenteric trunk (CMT) is a rare vascular anomaly, characterized by the celiac artery branches and the superior mesenteric artery arising from a single trunk on the anterior wall of the abdominal aorta.
KEY WORDS: Celiac Artery Stenosis from Compression by Median Arcuate Ligament of Diaphragm; Median arcuate ligament; Median arcuate ligament syndrome; Computed tomographic angiography; Arteriovenous malformations; Celiac artery; Multidetector Computed Tomography; Laparoscopic surgery.
A contrast-enhanced CT scan revealed an intimal flap in the celiac trunk and a mural thrombus (Figure 1A) extending to the splenic artery and proximal hepatic artery (Figure IB) and causing moderate to severe narrowing of the celiac artery (demonstrated by CT angiography) (Figure 2) as well as a thrombosed false lumen, increased attenuation of the surrounding fat, and a segmental splenic infarction (Figure 1).
Abdominal-enhanced computed tomography (CT) showed dissection of the celiac trunk and enhancement perigastric and gastric intramural vascular collaterals due to chronic ischemia caused by celiac artery dissection [Figure 1].
The SMA arises anteriorly from the abdominal aorta at L1 level, 1 to 2 cm below the celiac artery, immediately superior to the origin of the renal arteries.
A longitudinal aortotomy was performed from just above the celiac artery to below the left renal artery.
Selective celiac artery angiogram shows the origin of the aberrant artery from the celiac axis (arrow).