perirenal arterial arcade

perirenal arterial arcade

An obsolete term for an arterial anastomosis within the perirenal fat and fascia that extends along the lateral renal margin, which may receive branches from the inferior suprarenal, left colic, lumbar, renal, ovarian, testicular and other arteries.
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