right gastric artery

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Related to Right gastric branch of the hepatic artery: Common hepatic artery, Left hepatic artery, arteria hepatica communis

right gas·tric ar·ter·y

[TA]
origin, hepatic; distribution, pyloric portion of stomach on the lesser curvature; anastomoses, left gastric.

right gas·tric ar·te·ry

(rīt gas'trik ahr'tĕr-ē) [TA]
Origin, hepatic; distribution, pyloric portion of stomach on the lesser curvature; anastomoses, left gastric.

right gastric artery

A branch of the common hepatic artery that runs along the lesser curvature of the stomach, beginning in the pyloric region, and that meets and anastomoses with the left gastric artery.
See also: artery