Diagram
Modality: Diagram

- “ Illustrations of the abdominal aorta and its branches. See article for more information. ”

Used in the following article:

  • Abdominal aorta - “ The abdominal aorta is the main blood vessel in the abdominal cavity that transmits oxygenated blood from the thoracic cavity to the organs within...”
  • Middle adrenal artery - “ The middle adrenal (suprarenal) artery is one of the three adrenal arteries that supply the adrenal gland. Gross Anatomy Origin The middle supr...”
  • Inferior phrenic artery - “ The inferior phrenic arteries (IPA) are paired branches of the abdominal aorta / celiac trunk supplying the diaphragm. Their importance lies with ...”
  • Inferior mesenteric artery - “ The inferior mesenteric artery (IMA) is one of the three non-paired major visceral arteries in the abdominal cavity arising from the abdominal aor...”
  • Celiac artery - “ Celiac artery, also known as the celiac axis or celiac trunk, is a major visceral artery in the abdominal cavity supplying the foregut. It arises ...”
  • Lumbar arteries - “ The lumbar arteries are paired branches of the abdominal aorta arising in the lumbar region. Gross anatomy Origin There are most commonly four ...”
  • Median sacral artery - “ The median sacral artery is a small single posterior branch of the distal abdominal aorta that descends to supply structures in the pelvis. Summa...”
  • Common iliac artery - “ The common iliac arteries (CIAs) are the large paired terminal branches of the abdominal aorta. Gross anatomy Origin The abdominal aorta bifurc...”
  • Superior mesenteric artery - “ The superior mesenteric artery (SMA) is one of the three non-paired major visceral arteries in the abdominal cavity arising from the abdominal aor...”
  • Renal artery - “ The renal arteries originate from the abdominal aorta  and enter the renal hila to supply the kidneys.  Any variant in arterial supply is importan...”
  • Gonadal artery - “ The gonadal arteries are the paired primary vascular supply to the ovaries in the female and the testes in the male. As the anatomy of the gonadal...”

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