pancreatic artery


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Noun1.pancreatic artery - a branch of the splenic artery that supplies the pancreaspancreatic artery - a branch of the splenic artery that supplies the pancreas
arteria, arterial blood vessel, artery - a blood vessel that carries blood from the heart to the body
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The body and tail of the pancreas are supplied by branches of the splenic artery, including the dorsal pancreatic artery.
The dorsal pancreatic artery arose from the coeliac trunk just anterior to the origin of common hepatic artery.
The renal arteries can also give rise to vessels that usually do not arise from them, as suprarenai arteries, gonadal arteries, pancreatic artery, hepatic artery and some of the colic arteries (WEBER et al.