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Parts of the stomach

1. cardia
2. fundus
3. body
4. pylorus - antrum and canal

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The sharp indentation that approximate the junction of the body and pyloric part of the stomach

angular incisure

3

Location of cardiac orifice

posterior to 6th left costal cartilage
T10 or T11

4

Location of the fundus

5th left rib in MCL

5

Location of greater curvature

as far as 10th left costal cartilage

6

Location of pyloric antrum

9th costal cartilage
L1

7

location of pyloric canal

L2 to L4 vertebrae

8

Largest arterial supply to the stomach

left gastric

9

Artery that supplies the fundus of the stomach

Short gastric

10

Supplies lesser curvature of stomach

Left gastric - celiac
Right gastric - hepatic

11

Supplies greater curvature of stomach

Left gastroepiploic - splenic
Right gastroepiploic - gastroduodenal

12

supplies fundus of stomach

short gastric - splenic

13

Venous drainage of stomach

1. right and left gastric vein - portal vein
2. left gastroepiploic and shor gastric - splenic vein
3. right gastroepiploic - SMV

14

Nerve supply to the stomach

Parasympathetic - vagal trunk
Sympathetic - T6 to T9

15

most common location of ulcer in the stomach

body of stomach along the lessser curvature above the incisura angularis

16

most common location of carcinoma of the stomach

pylorus

17

Size of NGT from nostril to cardiac orifice of stomach

44 cm
17.2 inches

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Size of NGT in relation to the narrowings of the esophagus

1st - 18 cm
2nd - 28 cm
3rd - 44 cm