cystic artery


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Related to cystic artery: Calot's triangle, Right hepatic artery
  • noun

Synonyms for cystic artery

a branch of the hepatic artery

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Although cholecystitis is the most common cause of cystic artery aneurysms (1,2,3,4,5,6,7) a review published in 2007(3) identified only 15 cases with this complication.
he responded that "it would be to identify the cystic duct and the cystic artery, [and] to clip and divide the cystic duct and cystic artery .
This allows the cystic duct, the cystic artery, and the common bile duct to be seen.
Also, they used a 5-mm clip applier on the cystic artery and duct and a 5-mm 30[degrees] laparoscope through the epigastric port.
When we place the clip on the cystic duct, we do place a clip on the cystic artery, but not during initial dissection," he added.