gastroduodenal artery

n.

An artery with origin in the hepatic artery and branches to the right gastroepiploic and superior pancreaticoduodenal arteries.

Nearby words

  1. glyceryl monoacetate,
  2. glyceryl trinitrate,
  3. glyceryl trioleate,
  4. glyceryl tripalmitate,
  5. glycin,
  6. glycine amidinotransferase,
  7. glycinuria,
  8. glyco-,
  9. glycocalyx,
  10. glycocholate


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