Coeliacomesenteric trunk

The coeliacomesenteric trunk represents an uncommon vascular anatomical variant where both the celiac trunk and the superior mesenteric artery have a common origin from the abdominal aorta as a single trunk. Its frequency has been reported to occur in about 1.5% of the population 1,2.

A celiac-bimesenteric trunk, where the celiac trunk and superior and inferior mesenteric arteries have a common origin, has been distinguished as an extremely rare variation with only a few cases reported 2

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rID: 60900
Section: Anatomy
Synonyms or Alternate Spellings:
  • Celiac-mesenteric trunk
  • Coeliac-mesenteric trunk
  • Celiacomesenteric trunk

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  • Case 1: on DSA
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  • Case 3: coeliacomesenteric trunk and arc of Riolan
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