omental branches

o·men·tal branch·es

branches to the greater omentum; omental branches arise from the left and right gastroomental arteries (rami omentales arteriae gastroomentalis sinistrae et dextrae [TA]) opposite the gastric branches (rami gastrici [TA]) along the greater curvature of the stomach.
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Additionally, two tiny omental branches of the right gastroepiploic artery with small multisegmental dilatation and a typical "wind-sock" formed aneurysm of the LOA were visible (Figures 2 and 3).
described a case of embolization of omental branches for treatment of disseminated peritoneal leiomyomatosis [12].
One reason for this might be that omental branches usually are small and branch at an acute angle from the gastroepiploic artery [18] and so superselective catheterization of them might be technically challenging and not always be feasible.
Akakura et al., "Hepatocellular carcinoma with blood supply from omental branches: Treatment with transcatheter arterial embolization," Journal of Vascular and Interventional Radiology, vol.