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Type of Article : Original

Year: 2015 | Volume 3 | Issue 1 | Page No. 821-824

Date of Publication: 31-01-2015

DOI: 10.16965/ijar.2014.499


CLINICO-ANATOMICAL STUDY OF VARIATIONS IN ARTERIAL SUPPLY OF ADULT HUMAN STOMACH

Saif Omar *1, Md. Shakeb Ahmad 2, Nafees Fatima 3, Md. Arif Ansari 4.

*1Associate Professor, Department of Anatomy, Katihar Medical College, Katihar, Bihar, India.
2 Assistant Professor, Department of Surgery, Katihar Medical College, Katihar, Bihar, India.
3 Senior Resident, Department of Anatomy, Indira Gandhi Institute of Medical Sciences, Patna, Bihar, India.
4 Professor & Head, Department of Surgery, Katihar Medical College, Katihar, Bihar, India.

Address: Dr. Saif Omar, Associate Professor, Department of Anatomy, Katihar Medical College, Katihar 854105 Bihar, INDIA. Mobile No.: +919431229999 E-Mail: drsaifomar@gmail.com

Abstract

Anatomical variations in the arterial supply of adult human stomach have long baffled even the most experienced surgeons during surgical manipulation of the stomach. The stomach develops from the foregut hence its arterial supply is derived from the coeliac trunk. The present study is aimed at observing the anatomical variations of the arteries supplying the stomach. This study has been conducted on fifty cadavers during routine dissections. The aberrant arteries observed have both embryological and clinical significance. A comprehensive knowledge of the arteries nourishing the stomach along with their anomalies is vital for the surgeons to avoid iatrogenic complications during surgical manipulation involving the organ.
KEYWORDS: Arterial, Foregut, Stomach, Anomalies, Complications.

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Saif Omar, Md. Shakeb Ahmad, Nafees Fatima, Md. Arif Ansari. CLINICO-ANATOMICAL STUDY OF VARIATIONS IN ARTERIAL SUPPLY OF ADULT HUMAN STOMACH. Int J Anat Res 2015;3(1):821-824. DOI: 10.16965/ijar.2014.499

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