Colic branch of ileocolic artery

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Colic branch of ileocolic artery
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Arteries of cecum and vermiform process.
Details
Latin Ramus colicus arteriae ileocolicae
Source Ileocolic artery
Identifiers
Gray's p.607
Dorlands
/Elsevier
r_02/12689454
TA A12.2.12.064
FMA 14821
Anatomical terminology

The colic branch of ileocolic artery is a small artery in the abdomen. The ileocolic artery of the superior mesenteric artery branches off into the ascending colic artery, the anterior and posterior cecal arteries, the appendicular artery, and the ileal branches.