Flashcards in Celiac trunk Deck (13):
Where is the celiac trunk?
front of abdominal aorta
below the hiatus of diaphragm
between the left and right crura
What are the divisions of the celiac trunk?
Left gastric artery
common hepatic arteries
What is the path of the left gastric artery?
upward to left of cardia
turns right runs along the lesser curvature within the lesser momentum
What artery does the left gastric artery anastomose with?
What are the branches of the left gastric artery?
describe the path of the splenic artery?
superior border of pancreas
enters lienorenal ligament
What arteries does the splenic give rise to?
pancreatic branches (dorsal pancretatic artery)
short gastric arteries (goes to fundus)
left gastroepiploic artery (supplies stomach and greater omentum)
Where is the path of the common hepatic artery?
upper border of the pancreas
What dos the common hepatic artery give rise to?
what is path of the proper hepatic?
ascends the lesser omentum
divides near porta hepatis
what is the division of proper hepatic?
left/right hepatic arteries
right gastric artery (or common hepatic)
What is the path of the right gastric artery?
from proper hepatic or common hepatic
runs to pylorus
follows lesser curvature