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in rabbits, who noticed the cranial mesenteric artery emitting branches such as middle colic artery, caudal pancreatic-duodenal, right colon, ileocecocolic branch and jejunal arteries.
On the other hand, Habel & Stronberg state that in rat the cranial mesenteric artery originates a double middle colic artery and a caudal pancreaticduodenal artery.
Biswa Bhusan Mohanty et al (10) reported that the right colic artery is the most variable branch.
ABBREVIATIONS: AA-ABDOMONAL AORTA CT-COELIAC TRUNK SMA-SUPERIOR MESENTERIC ARTERY SMV-SUPERIOR MESENTERIC VEIN IMA-INFERIOR MESENTERIC ARTERY MCA-MIDDLE COLIC ARTERY RCA-RIGHT COLIC ARTERY ICA-ILEOCOLIC ARTERY LCA-LEFT COLIC ARTERY.
These branches anastomose superiorly with the branches from the left colic artery and inferiorly with the branches from superior rectal artery.
The left colic artery arose SMA but not from the inferior mesenteric artery.