gastric artery


Also found in: Dictionary, Medical, Legal, Encyclopedia, Wikipedia.
Related to gastric artery: arteria gastrica dextra
Graphic Thesaurus  🔍
Display ON
Animation ON
Legend
Synonym
Antonym
Related
  • noun

Synonyms for gastric artery

References in periodicals archive ?
The FDA approved the pilot study-the Gastric Artery Embolization Trial for Lessening Appetite Nonsurgically (GET LEAN)-for five morbidly obese patients with a body mass index of 40 or higher, who had failed previous attempts at weight loss through diet, exercise and behavior modification.
In gastric artery embolisation, an interventional radiologist threads a catheter up (or down, depending on her entry point) to the left gastric artery and deposits a slew of tiny beads to reduce the flow of blood to the gastric fundus, the upper part of the stomach.
The procedure, called gastric artery chemical embolization (GACE), uses a catheter to introduce tiny beads into the left gastric artery.
2), which revealed a pseudo-aneurysm off a branch of the left gastric artery (LGA).
4-cm ruptured pseudoaneurysm of the left gastric artery within a large pancreatic pseudocyst (Figure 2).
Common variants are a right hepatic artery arising from the superior mesenteric artery, a left hepatic artery arising from the left gastric artery, or trifurcation of the gastroduodenal, right hepatic, and left hepatic arteries.
Bariatric embolization is a minimally invasive technique whereby a small catheter is introduced into the groin or wrist and guided into the left gastric artery that supplies the upper stomach.
23, 2013 /PRNewswire-USNewswire/ -- A new study reports that individuals who underwent embolization of the left gastric artery for gastrointestinal bleeding experienced a 7.