right gastric artery


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Related to right gastric artery: right gastric vein, left gastric artery, Right gastroepiploic artery, Left gastroepiploic artery, gastroduodenal artery

right gas·tric ar·ter·y

[TA]
origin, hepatic; distribution, pyloric portion of stomach on the lesser curvature; anastomoses, left gastric.

right gas·tric ar·te·ry

(rīt gas'trik ahr'tĕr-ē) [TA]
Origin, hepatic; distribution, pyloric portion of stomach on the lesser curvature; anastomoses, left gastric.

right gastric artery

A branch of the common hepatic artery that runs along the lesser curvature of the stomach, beginning in the pyloric region, and that meets and anastomoses with the left gastric artery.
See also: artery