An artery that arises from the internal thoracic arteryand anastomoses with the inferior epigastric artery at the umbilicus and supplies the anterior part of the abdominal wall and some of the diaphragm. [ http://orcid.org/0000-0002-6601-2165 http://en.wikipedia.org/wiki/Superior_epigastric_artery ]

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Term information

definition

An artery that arises from the internal thoracic arteryand anastomoses with the inferior epigastric artery at the umbilicus and supplies the anterior part of the abdominal wall and some of the diaphragm.

has broad synonym

superior epigastric

superior epigastric branch

has related synonym

a. epigastrica superior

id

UBERON:0007153