Segmental arteries of kidney

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Segmental arteries of kidney
Latin Arteriae renis
Source Renal artery
Branches Interlobar arteries
Segmental arteries of kidney
Anatomical terminology

The segmental arteries are branches of the renal arteries.

There are five named segmental arteries:[1][2]

  • superior
  • inferior
  • anterior
    • anterior superior
    • anterior inferior
  • posterior


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

  1. ^ The Kidney
  2. ^ "Segmental arteries of kidney" at Dorland's Medical Dictionary

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