Adrenal artery

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Adrenal artery
Posterior abdominal wall, after removal of the peritoneum, showing kidneys, suprarenal capsules, and great vessels
Source Superior: Inferior phrenic artery
Middle: Abdominal aorta
Inferior: Renal artery
Vein Suprarenal veins
Supplies Adrenal glands
Latin Arteria suprarenalis (singular)
Anatomical terminology

The adrenal arteries are arteries in the human abdomen that supply blood to the adrenal glands.

The adrenal glands receive input from three different arteries on both the left and right sides of the body:


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