gastroduodenal artery

noun

Medical Definition of gastroduodenal artery

: an artery that arises from the hepatic artery and divides to form the right gastroepiploic artery and a branch supplying the duodenum and pancreas

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“Gastroduodenal artery.” Merriam-Webster.com Medical Dictionary, Merriam-Webster, https://www.merriam-webster.com/medical/gastroduodenal%20artery. Accessed 24 Nov. 2020.

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