celiac trunk


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  • noun

Synonyms for celiac trunk

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

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Compression of the celiac trunk and abdominal angina.
Hildebrand P, Esnaashari H, Franke C, Burk C, Bruch HP Surgical management of pancreaticoduodenal artery aneurysms in association with celiac trunk occlusion or stenosis.