[Angiographic research on the blood supply of the colon with a view to oesophagoplasty (author's transl)].

@article{Popovici1977AngiographicRO,
  title={[Angiographic research on the blood supply of the colon with a view to oesophagoplasty (author's transl)].},
  author={Zeno O. Popovici},
  journal={Journal de chirurgie},
  year={1977},
  volume={113 5-6},
  pages={517-26}
}
The author presents an angiographic study of 34 cadavers concerning the colonic vessels, and draws up an original classification of colonic vessels which arise from the inferior mesenteric artery. He found 16 variants of the left colonic artery which he groups into 5 main types, the classical type being only encountered in 22.6 p. cent of cases. In 32 p. cent, the ascending and descending branches of the left colonic artery had a separate origin from the inferior mesenteric artery. The variants… CONTINUE READING