Definition of Ileal artery
1. Noun. Branch of the superior mesenteric artery that supplies the ileum.
Generic synonyms: Arteria, Arterial Blood Vessel, Artery
Group relationships: Small Intestine
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Literary usage of Ileal artery
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1. The Lancet-clinic by Mississippi Valley Medical Association, Ohio Valley Medical Association (1908)
"ileal artery. In this figure I call attention to the introduction of the ileal artery from the left circumference of the ileo-colic circle. FIG. 10. ..."
2. Anatomy, Descriptive and Applied by Henry Gray (1910)
"... 907 Hypothalamus, structure of, 910 Hypothenar eminence, 487 Hyrtl, exsanguinated renal zone of, 668, 1355 ILEAL artery, 665 lymph nodes, ..."