Interlobar arteries

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Interlobar arteries
Kidney PioM.png
Sourcerenal artery, via segmental arteries and lobar arteries
Branchesarcuate arteries
VeinInterlobar veins
Latinarteriae interlobares renis
Anatomical terminology

The interlobar arteries are vessels of the renal circulation which supply the renal lobes. The interlobar arteries branch from the lobar arteries which branch from the segmental arteries, from the renal artery.


This article incorporates text in the public domain from the 20th edition of Gray's Anatomy (1918)

External links[edit]

  • Essentials of Human Physiology by Thomas M. Nosek. Section 7/7ch03/7ch03p10. - "Renal Vasculature: Efferent Arterioles & Peritubular Capillaries"
  • Histology image: 15901lba – Histology Learning System at Boston University - "Urinary System: neonatal kidney, vasculature"
  • Diagram at
  • MedEd at Loyola Histo/HistoImages/hl7A-47.jpg
  • "Anatomy diagram: 26768.000-2". Roche Lexicon - illustrated navigator. Elsevier. Archived from the original on 2014-01-01.