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*  Hemosuccus pancreaticus
... ruptured aneurysms of the splenic artery, and pseudoaneurysms of the splenic artery and hepatic artery. Pseudoaneurysms are ... Lower WE, Farrell JI (1931). "Aneurysm of the splenic artery: report of a case and review of the literature". Arch. Surg. 23: ... It is associated with pancreatitis, pancreatic cancer and aneurysms of the splenic artery. Hemosuccus may be identified with ... complications of pancreatitis where a pseudocyst is formed, with one wall abutting an artery, usually the splenic artery. ...
*  Distributing artery
Examples of distributing arteries include the radial artery and the splenic artery. Distributing arteries along with elastic ... A distributing artery (or muscular artery) is a medium-sized artery that draws blood from an elastic artery and branch into " ... In contrast to the mechanism elastic arteries use to store energy generated by the heart's contraction, distributing arteries ... In constricted vessels the elastic lamina of distributing arteries appears thick and kinky. The elastic lamina is best ...
*  Splenic artery
Ruptured splenic artery aneurysm - a case report from Saudi Arabia. Splenic artery - medterms.com Gray's s278 - "The Spleen" ... The splenic artery (in the past called the lienal artery) is the blood vessel that supplies oxygenated blood to the spleen. It ... The celiac artery and its branches. Transverse section of the human spleen, showing the distribution of the splenic artery and ... The splenic artery gives off branches to the stomach and pancreas before reaching the spleen. Note that the branches of the ...
*  Pancreatic branches of splenic artery
There are four main pancreatic branches of the splenic artery: Greater pancreatic artery Dorsal pancreatic artery Inferior ... The pancreatic branches or pancreatic arteries are numerous small vessels derived from the splenic artery as it runs behind the ... pancreatic artery (aka transverse pancreatic artery) Caudal pancreatic artery Casillas, Javier; Levi, Joe U. (2016). ... superior and inferior pancreaticoduodenal artery that are given off by the gastroduodenal artery and superior mesenteric artery ...
*  Arteriovenous malformation
ISBN 0-07-145739-9. Agrawal, Aditya; Whitehouse, Richard; Johnson, Robert W.; Augustine, Titus (2006). "Giant splenic artery ... Normally, the arteries in the vascular system carry oxygen-rich blood, except in the case of the pulmonary artery. Structurally ... Arteries carry blood away from the heart to the lungs or the rest of the body, where the blood passes through capillaries, and ... If a cerebral AVM is detected before a stroke occurs, usually the arteries feeding blood into the nidus can be closed off to ...
*  Splenorenal ligament
... the splenic artery and vein pass between its two layers. It contains the tail of the pancreas, the only intraperitoneal portion ... of the pancreas, and splenic vessels. This article incorporates text in the public domain from the 20th edition of Gray's ...
*  Greater pancreatic artery
It arises from the splenic artery.[citation needed] Rarely, the greater pancreatic artery can rupture as a complication of ... In human anatomy, the greater pancreatic artery (great pancreatic artery or arteria pancreatica magna), is the largest artery ... Upper gastrointestinal bleed Pancreatic branches of splenic artery Salmassi, Sadegh (1983). "Pancreatica Magna Aneurysm". ...
*  Dorsal pancreatic artery
The dorsal pancreatic artery is a branch of the splenic artery. It anastomoses with the superior pancreaticoduodenal artery and ... ISBN 0-7817-5309-0. "Pancreatic artery dorsal". Medcyclopaedia. GE. Archived from the original on 2012-02-07. ... continues as the inferior pancreatic artery on its lower border. Kyung Won, PhD. Chung (2005). Gross Anatomy (Board Review). ...
*  Spleen
Both the short gastric arteries and the splenic artery supply it with blood. The germinal centers are supplied by arterioles ... and the point of insertion for the splenic artery and splenic vein. There are other openings present for lymphatic vessels and ... The celiac artery and its branch. Horizontal disposition of the peritoneum in the upper part of the abdomen. Transverse section ... Near the middle of the spleen lies a long fissure, the splenic hilum. The hilum is the point of attachment for the ...
*  Lesser sac
Massive upper gastrointestinal haemorrhage due to direct visceral erosion of splenic artery aneurysm. J Postgrad Med 1994;40: ...
*  Lymphatic system
Both the short gastric arteries and the splenic artery supply it with blood. The germinal centers are supplied by arterioles ... The arteries and veins supplying the lymph node with blood enter and exit through the hilum. The region of the lymph node ... The lacteals were termed the fourth kind of vessels (the other three being the artery, vein and nerve, which was then believed ... "Identification of splenic reservoir monocytes and their deployment to inflammatory sites". Science. 325 (5940): 612-6. doi: ...
*  Pancreatic disease
Hemosuccus pancreaticus is associated with pancreatitis, pancreatic cancer and aneurysms of the splenic artery. Angiography may ... such as the splenic artery, that bleed into the pancreatic duct. Patients with hemosuccus may develop symptoms of ...
*  Sheila Sherlock
Obituary, The Guardian, 19 January 2002 Sherlock, S. P. V.; Learmonth, J. R. (1942). "Aneurym of the splenic artery: With an ...
*  Splenic vein
It follows a course superior to the pancreas, alongside the similarly named artery, the splenic artery. It collects branches ... The portal vein is formed when the splenic vein joins the superior mesenteric vein. The splenic vein is subject to vein ... The splenic vein (formerly the lienal vein) is a blood vessel that drains blood from the spleen, the stomach fundus and part of ... The splenic vein is formed when several smaller collectors leaving the spleen join shortly thereafter. ...
*  Marginal zone
In humans, the spleen receives blood from the splenic artery, which branches into central and penicillary arterioles . Owing to ... Both the perifollicular zone and the red pulp consist of an open circulatory system of blood-filled spaces known as splenic ... Steiniger, Birte; Timphus,, Eva Maria; Barth, Peter J. (December 2006). "The splenic marginal zone in humans and rodents: an ... Remarkably, the splenic microvasculature shows striking differences in mice and humans. ...
*  Thomas D. Schiano
Chang, CY; Singal, AK; Ganeshan, SV; Schiano, TD; Lookstein, R; Emre, S (Nov 2007). "Use of splenic artery embolization to ...
*  Splenic infarction
... occurs when the splenic artery or one of its branches are occluded, for example by a blood clot. Although it ... torsion of the splenic artery (for example, in wandering spleen) or external compression on the artery by a tumor. It can also ... Splenic infarction can be induced for the treatment of such conditions as portal hypertension or splenic injury. It can also be ... Almeida JA, Riordan SM (2008). "Splenic infarction complicating percutaneous transluminal coeliac artery stenting for chronic ...
*  Short gastric arteries
The short gastric arteries consist of from five to seven small branches, which arise from the end of the splenic artery, and ... the short gastric arteries have poor anastomoses if the splenic artery is blocked. This article incorporates text in the public ... Unlike the gastroepiploics and the left and right gastric arteries, ... anastomosing with branches of the left gastric and left gastroepiploic arteries. ...
*  Greater omentum
The left gastroepiploic artery is the largest branch of the splenic artery, which is a branch of the celiac trunk. The right ... The right gastroepiploic artery is a branch of the gastroduodenal artery, which is a branch of the common hepatic artery, which ... The right and left gastroepiploic arteries provide the sole blood supply to the greater omentum. Both are branches of the ... The celiac artery and its branches; the liver has been raised, and the lesser omentum and anterior layer of the greater omentum ...
*  Trabecular arteries
The trabecular arteries are the name of the branches of the splenic artery after it passes into the trabeculae of the spleen, ... Branches of the central arteries are given to the red pulp, and these are called penicillar arteries). The lienal artery is ... When these arteries then reach the white pulp, and become covered with periarteriolar lymphoid sheaths, the name changes again ... Each of the larger branches of the artery supplies chiefly that region of the organ in which the branch ramifies, having no ...
*  Infarction
Lung: Pulmonary infarction or lung infarction Spleen: Splenic infarction occurs when the splenic artery or one of its branches ... This is most commonly due to occlusion (blockage) of a coronary artery following the rupture of a vulnerable atherosclerotic ... Eye: an infarction can occur to the central retinal artery which supplies the retina causing sudden visual loss. Diseases ... It may be caused by artery blockages, rupture, mechanical compression or vasoconstriction. The resulting lesion is referred to ...
*  Assassination of James A. Garfield
He died of a ruptured splenic artery aneurysm, following blood poisoning and bronchial pneumonia, at 10:35 pm on Monday, ...
*  L-765,314
... on periarterial nerve electrical stimulation-induced double-peaked constrictor responses in isolated dog splenic arteries". ...
*  End artery
Examples of an end artery include the splenic artery that supplies the spleen and the renal artery that supplies the kidneys. ... An end artery (or terminal artery) is an artery that is the only supply of oxygenated blood to a portion of tissue. ... end artery: No anastomoses. Functional end artery: Ineffectual anastomoses. An example of a true terminal arteries is that ... End arteries are of particular interest to medicine where they supply the heart or brain because if the arteries are occluded, ...
*  Acute pancreatitis
... splenic artery pseudoaneurysms, hemorrhage from erosions into splenic artery and vein, thrombosis of the splenic vein, superior ... Renal Renal artery or vein thrombosis Renal failure Circulatory Arrhythmias Hypovolemia and shock myocardial infarct ... secondary to splenic vein thrombosis) Gastrointestinal obstruction Hepatobiliary Jaundice Portal vein thrombosis Neurologic ...
*  Italian crested newt
Newts do not have a coronary artery on the ventricle, due to circulation that is found in the conus arteriosus. Newts contain a ... Blood and splenic respiratory compensation in larval newts. Italian Journal of Zoology. 64:3, 221-226 ) (Frangioni, G., S. ... In an oxygen-low environment, the organism will need to undergo splenic activity in order to remain oxygenated. When the newts ... Both systems attempt to obtain as much oxygen as possible - cutaneous through vasodilation, and systemic through splenic ...