Hepatospleno-mesenteric trunk

Case contributed by Dr Safwat Mohammad Almoghazy


A known case of lung carcinoma , for CT scan staging.

Patient Data

Age: 35 years
Gender: Male

A hepatosplenomesenteric trunk is noted (the hepatosplenic and superior mesenteric arteries having a common origin from the aorta).

The left gastric artery is directly originating from the aorta. 

Case Discussion

A patient with right lung cancer, stage IV with an incidental finding of the hepatospleno-mesenteric trunk. 

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Case information

rID: 52350
Published: 31st May 2017
Last edited: 5th Jul 2017
System: Vascular
Inclusion in quiz mode: Excluded

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