Left colic artery

Dr Henry Knipe and Dr Vijay et al.

The left colic artery is the first branch of the inferior mesenteric artery.

Course

It ascends retroperitoneally, dividing into two branches:


Abdominal and pelvic anatomy
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Article Information

rID: 12486
Section: Anatomy
Tags: refs, cases
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