rectal artery

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Related to rectal artery: Middle hemorrhoidal branches
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Noun1.rectal artery - one of the arteries supplying the rectal area
arteria, arterial blood vessel, artery - a blood vessel that carries blood from the heart to the body
rectum - the terminal section of the alimentary canal; from the sigmoid flexure to the anus
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Holms said that it is to save ileocolic vessels, to save inferior mesenteric artery and superior rectal artery, to protect autonomic nerves, remove omentum, if the dissection is close to rectal wall or TME.
The superior rectal artery and its branching pattern with regard to its clinical influence on ligation techniques for internal hemorrhoids.
Visceralvisceral collateral pathways that exist between celiac trunk and its divisions, SMA, IMA, and superior rectal artery are due to their common origin.