retroduodenal artery

(redirected from posterior pancreaticoduodenal artery)

ret·ro·du·o·de·nal ar·ter·y

[TA]
origin, one of several small branches from the gastroduodenal artery posterior to the duodenum; distribution, first part of duodenum.

ret·ro·du·o·de·nal ar·te·ry

(ret'rō-dū'ō-dē'năl ahr'tĕr-ē) [TA]
Origin, one of several small branches from the gastroduodenal artery posterior to the duodenum; distribution, first part of duodenum.
Synonym(s): arteria retroduodenalis, posterior pancreaticoduodenal artery.
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An angiogram indicated occlusion of the celiac axis and identified the aneurysmal vessel to be the posterior pancreaticoduodenal artery.

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