gastroepiploic artery

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gastroepiploic artery

The right or the left gastroepiploic artery.
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gastroepiploic artery

One of a pair of arteries that runs round the greater curvature of the stomach.

gastroepiploic artery

see Table 9.

gastroepiploic artery rupture
may be caused by foreign body perforation in traumatic reticulitis in cattle. Causes death due to acute hemorrhagic anemia.
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The greater omentum is supplied by an arcade of collateral arteries branching off of the left and right gastroepiploic arteries (9).
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