jejunal artery


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Noun1.jejunal artery - an artery that is a branch of the superior mesenteric artery that supplies the jejunum
arteria, arterial blood vessel, artery - a blood vessel that carries blood from the heart to the body
small intestine - the longest part of the alimentary canal; where digestion is completed
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The repeat TAE procedure was performed in four patients with a positive DSA presentation, three patients underwent laparotomy for suspected rebleeding in the SMA, jejunal artery, and distal ICA, and one patient was followed using the WAW policy due to the lack of positive findings (Table 3).
The other 6 collateral circulations (6/22, 27.3%) were found in the arc of Buhler, splenic artery, jejunal artery, omental artery, hepatic artery, and left gastric artery.
Following conventional angiography, active bleeding arteries were detected as right colic artery (n=8), jejunal artery (n=6), ileocolic artery (n=4), superior rectal artery (n=4), middle colic artery (n=3), sigmoidal artery (n=3), left colic artery (n=2), ileal artery (n=2), ileal and ileocolic artery (n=1), and left colic and sigmoidal artery (n=1).