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Medical Term:

duodenal branches of posterior superior pancreaticoduodenal artery


Definition: branches extending to the duodenum from the arterial arcade that lies posterior to the head of the pancreas in the concavity of the duodenum.

Synonym(s): rami duodenales arteriae pancreaticoduodenalis superioris posteriorisTA

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