Anterior cecal artery

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Artery: Anterior cecal artery
Arteries of cecum and appendix
Latin Arteria caecalis anterior
Gray's p.607
Source Ileocolic artery

The anterior cecal artery (or anterior caecal artery) is a branch of the ileocolic artery which supplies the anterior region of the cecum.[1]


  1. ^ "Definition: 'Anterior Cecal Artery'". MediLexicon International Ltd. Retrieved 10 April 2013. 

External links[edit]

  • Anatomy photo:39:03-0110 at the SUNY Downstate Medical Center - "Intestines and Pancreas: Branches of Superior Mesenteric Artery"