Type of Article:  Case Report

Volume 6; Issue 2.2 (May 2018)

Page No.: 5280-5283

DOI: https://dx.doi.org/10.16965/ijar.2018.186


Neha srikanth 1, C.Mrudula *2.

1 First MBBS , Apollo institute of medical sciences and research, Hyderabad, India.

2 Professor and HOD , Department of Anatomy, Apollo institute of medical sciences and research, Hyderabad, India.

Address for Correspondence: Dr.C.Mrudula, Professor and HOD , Department of Anatomy, Apollo institute of medical sciences and research , Hyderabad, India. E-Mail: drmrudula4@yahoo.com


Variations in the origin of the branches from abdominal aorta are seen frequently. During a routine cadaveric dissection it was seen kidney is receiving an accessory artery which originated from the lateral side of aorta below the inferior mesenteric artery. It is accompanied by the renal vein. These variations are important during the Renal surgeries and any therapeutic procedures of the abdominal aorta.

KEY WORDS: Accessory renal artery, Renal vein, Anatomy.


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Cite this article: Neha srikanth, C.Mrudula. ACESSORY RENAL ARTERY: A CASE REPORT. Int J Anat Res 2018;6(2.2):5228-5232. DOI: 10.16965/ijar.2018.162