Flashcards in Blood Supply to Abdominal Organs Deck (4):
What are the characteristics of the Jejunum in terms of Vascularity, Vasa Recta, and Arcades?
Vasa Recta: Long
Arcades: A few large loops
What are the characteristics in terms of Vascularity, Vasa Recta, and Arcades of the Ileum?
Vasa Recta: Short
Arcades: Many short loops
What are the two types of Portosystemic Shunts?
1) Connection of the portal V. to the IVC
2) Splenic V. to the Renal V.