cystic artery

n.

An artery with its origin in the right branch of the hepatic artery, with distribution to the gallbladder and visceral surface of the liver.

Nearby words

  1. cysteic acid,
  2. cysteine,
  3. cysti-,
  4. cystic,
  5. cystic acne,
  6. cystic disease of breast,
  7. cystic disease of renal medulla,
  8. cystic duct,
  9. cystic fibrosis,
  10. cystic goiter


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