Variations of the hepatic and cystic arteries among Ethiopians.

  title={Variations of the hepatic and cystic arteries among Ethiopians.},
  author={G Futara and Adem Ali and Yamrot Kinfu},
  journal={Ethiopian medical journal},
  volume={39 2},
The anatomy of the hepatic and cystic arteries were investigated in 110 postmortem and cadaveric subjects. The right hepatic artery took origin from the proper hepatic artery (66.3%), the common hepatic artery (18.2%), the superior mesenteric artery (8.2%) or the celiac trunk (7.3%). Ten cases of accessory right hepatic artery originating from the superior mesenteric artery (7 cases), gastroduodenal artery (2 cases) or the left hepatic artery (1 case) were observed. The origin of the left… CONTINUE READING


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