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Arterial supply to the pancreas; variations and cross-sectional anatomy.
MedLine Citation:
PMID:  19777288     Owner:  NLM     Status:  MEDLINE    
Abstract/OtherAbstract:
The pancreas has complex arterial supplies. Therefore, special attention should be paid in pancreatic arterial intervention for patients with acute pancreatitis and pancreatic carcinomas. Knowledge of pancreatic arterial anatomy and arterial territory is important not only to perform pancreatic arterial intervention, but to read the pancreatic angiography and cross-sectional image. We reviewed 226 selective abdominal angiography and CT scans during selective arteriography (CTA) of common hepatic artery, superior mesenteric artery, splenic artery, or peripancreatic arteries including posterior superior pancreaticoduodenal artery, anterior superior pancreaticoduodenal artery, inferior pancreaticoduodenal artery, and dorsal pancreatic artery. CTA images were evaluated to clarify the cross-sectional anatomy of the pancreatic arterial territory. Variations of the peripancreatic arteries were also investigated. In this exhibit, schemes and illustrative cases demonstrate pancreatic arterial territory and variations.
Authors:
Mika Okahara; Hiromu Mori; Hiro Kiyosue; Yasunari Yamada; Yoshiko Sagara; Shunro Matsumoto
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Publication Detail:
Type:  Journal Article    
Journal Detail:
Title:  Abdominal imaging     Volume:  35     ISSN:  1432-0509     ISO Abbreviation:  Abdom Imaging     Publication Date:  2010 Apr 
Date Detail:
Created Date:  2010-04-09     Completed Date:  2010-07-15     Revised Date:  -    
Medline Journal Info:
Nlm Unique ID:  9303672     Medline TA:  Abdom Imaging     Country:  United States    
Other Details:
Languages:  eng     Pagination:  134-42     Citation Subset:  IM    
Affiliation:
Department of Radiology, Shinbeppu Hospital, Beppu-city, Oita, Japan. okahara@med.oita-u.ac.jp
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MeSH Terms
Descriptor/Qualifier:
Adolescent
Adult
Aged
Aged, 80 and over
Anatomy, Cross-Sectional
Angiography, Digital Subtraction
Arteries / anatomy & histology*
Contrast Media / diagnostic use
Female
Humans
Iopamidol / diagnostic use
Male
Middle Aged
Pancreas / blood supply*
Pancreatic Diseases / etiology,  radiography*
Pancreatic Neoplasms / radiography*
Radiography, Abdominal
Retrospective Studies
Tomography, Spiral Computed
Chemical
Reg. No./Substance:
0/Contrast Media; 62883-00-5/Iopamidol

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