Flashcards in superior mesenteric artery Deck (12):
Where does the Superior mesenteric artery arise?
behind the neck o f the pancreas
What are the branches of the Superior mesenteric artery?
Inferior pancreaticoduodenal artery
What are the branches of the Middle colic Artery?
Right branch ( ana. with right colic)
left branch (ana. with ascending branch of left colic)
Where is the middle colic artery?
enters the transverse mesocolon and divides into the right and left branches
What artery does the Right colic artery ana. with?
Right branch of middle colic artery.
Ascending colic artery
Which organ does the Right colic artery serve?
What are the branches of the Ileocolic artery?
Ascending colic artery (Ana. right colic)
anterior/posterior cecal artery
What are the branches of the inferior messenteric artery?
superior rectal arteries
What is the path of the left colic artery?
Behind perotoneum into descending colon
What are the branches of the left colic artery?
Ascending branch (ana. left branch of middle colic)
What is the path of the sigmoid arteries?
run in the mesenteries of the sigmoid colon
divides into the ascending and descending