gastroepiploic


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gas·tro·ep·i·plo·ic

(gas'trō-ep'i-plō'ik),
Relating to the stomach and greater omentum (epiploon).

gastroepiploic

adjective Referring to the stomach and greater omentum.

gas·tro·ep·i·plo·ic

(gas'trō-ep-i-plō'ik)
Relating to the stomach and the greater omentum (epiploon).
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A pseudoaneurysm of the right gastroepiploic artery (RGEA) is rare and potentially life threatening due to risk of rupture.
Early and long-term patency of in situ skeletonized gastroepiploic artery after off-pump coronary artery bypass graft surgery.
In the present study, two patients had SMV invasion via the right gastroepiploic vein.
(1990) Coronary revascularization in a child with Kawasaki disease: use of right gastroepiploic artery.
In contrast, Warshaw's method does not preserve splenic vessels; instead, it preserves the collateral blood supply of the spleen from the short gastric and left gastroepiploic vessels.
The gastroduodenal artery gave two branches: the posterior superior pancreaticoduodenal artery and the right gastroepiploic artery.
The preservation of the short gastric vessels and the left gastroepiploic artery is reassured because the gastrocolic and gastrosplenic ligaments that contain those vessels are left untouched.
(1,2,3) A flap composed of greater omentum and a full-thickness segment of the greater curvature of the stomach, based on the right gastroepiploic artery, was first described in 1977 by Yuzuru Kamei and Shuhei Torii.
Therefore, SVT leads to the increase in splenic outflow via the short gastric and gastroepiploic veins, known as left-sided or sinistral portal hypertension.
Stomach was mobilized with minimum gastric trauma with great care to preserve the right gastroepiploic arcade and use of vessel sealing energy devices away from gastroepiploic artery.
Beating heart coronary artery bypass grafting: results from 402 patients and the usefulness of gastroepiploic artery composite grafting.
One 4 x 4 x 3 cm indurated mass [Figure 3] at the pancreatic tail constricted the splenic vein and was considered to be associated with splenomegaly and torturous engorgement of the short gastric and gastroepiploic veins.

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