epigastric artery


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Related to epigastric artery: obturator artery, deep epigastric artery

epigastric artery

The superior or the inferior epigastric artery.
See also: artery
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One patient required laparotomy and oversewing of the inferior epigastric artery (IEA) after presenting with symptoms of ongoing blood loss immediately postoperatively.
The inferior epigastric artery (IEA) is an important landmark with respect to hernia localization.