gastric artery

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Related to gastric artery: arteria gastrica dextra
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Noun1.gastric artery - the arteries that supply the walls of the stomach
arteria, arterial blood vessel, artery - a blood vessel that carries blood from the heart to the body
ateria gastrica dextra, right gastric artery - a branch of the hepatic artery that supplies the pyloric portion of the stomach on the lesser curvature
arteria gastrica sinistra, left gastric artery - a branch of the celiac artery that supplies the lesser curvature of the stomach and the abdominal part of the esophagus
arteria gastrica breves, short gastric artery, vasa brevis - several small arteries branching off of the splenic artery and going to the greater curvature of the stomach
stomach, tum, tummy, breadbasket - an enlarged and muscular saclike organ of the alimentary canal; the principal organ of digestion
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Two trunks arose separately from a very short CMT: 1) the gastro-splenic trunk divided into the left gastric artery and the splenic artery; and 2) the hepatomesenteric trunk divided into the common hepatic artery and the superior mesenteric artery.
The other observed variants are the left gastric artery arising from the abdominal aorta (Figure-3), a very small common hepatic artery bifurcating immediately into the hepatic proper and the gastroduodenal artery (Figure-4) and common coeliac-mesenteric trunk (Figure-3) in 1% each (Figure-5).
CTA revealed chronic occlusion of the splenic artery (Figure 1), chronic infarct area at the lower pole of the spleen, collateral tortuous vascular structures at the level of the gastric fundus, and collateral vessels from the left gastric artery to the spleen (Figure 2).
Lymph node stations (Japanese Classification of Gastric Carcinoma) No Definition 1 Right paracardial LNs, including those along the 1st branch of the ascending limb of the left gastric artery 2 Left paracardial LNs, including those along the oesophagocardiac branch of the left subphrenic artery 3a Lesser curvature LNs along the branches of the left gastric artery 3b Lesser curvature LNs along the 2nd branch and distal part of the right gastric artery 4sa Left greater curvature LNs along the short gastric arteries (perigastric area) 4sb Left greater curvature LNs along the left gastroepiploic artery (perigastric area) 4d Rt.
In 2013, a retrospective study of patients who underwent left gastric artery embolization demonstrated 8% body weight loss at 3 months compared to controls.
An aberrant BA has been reported to originate from various arteries, such as aortic arch, brachiocephalic artery, subclavian artery, IMA, thyrocervical trunk, costocervical trunk, inferior phrenic artery, abdominal aorta, vertebral artery, or left gastric artery [6-8].
After ligation of the splenic artery and left gastric artery, the cadavers were injected with red synthetic latex via the common hepatic artery, and dissected 7 days later.
In distal esophagus, the least vascular segment derives its arterial supply from the esophageal branches of left gastric artery.
In addition the left gastric artery left gastroepiploic artery gastric posterior artery and left subphrenic artery were also disconnected.
Celiac branches run along the left gastric artery and join the celiac plexus.
It divides into three branches: the left gastric artery, the splenic artery, and the common hepatic artery.
That procedure, called left gastric artery embolisation, may just be the next big thing in the fight against obesity.