superior pancreaticoduodenal artery


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Related to superior pancreaticoduodenal artery: right gastric artery, splenic artery, gastroduodenal artery, Middle colic artery, Right gastroepiploic artery

superior pancreaticoduodenal artery

A branch of the gastroduodenal artery; it supplies blood to the proximal duodenum and the head of the pancreas, and it anastomoses with the inferior pancreaticoduodenal artery.
See also: artery
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