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Type of Article: Case Report

Year: 2016 | Volume 4 | Issue 2 | Page No. 2490-2492

Date of Publication: 30-06-2016



Ambica Wadhwa *1, Sandeep Soni 2.

1 Department of Anatomy, Punjab Institute of Medical Sciences, Jalandhar, Punjab, India.

2 Department of Chest & TB, Punjab Institute of Medical Sciences, Jalandhar, Punjab, India.

Address: Dr. Ambica Wadhwa, Professor & Head, Department of Anatomy, Punjab Institute of Medical Sciences . Garha road, Jalandhar, Punjab, India.


Anomalous blood vessels are always interesting from a purely scientific point of view, especially as they so often shed light on obscure problems of phylogeny and ontogeny. Variations in the vascular supply is of clinical importance to the general and vascular surgeons and to those who specialize in either urology or gynecology. During routine dissection multiple variations in the abdominal aorta and its branches were observed. Variations of origin and course of arteries of different organs are not only of anatomical and embryological interest but also of practical and clinical importance when these variations can be the agents of pathological conditions, or in surgery when knowledge of them can result in more accurate treatment. With the development of techniques of arteriography, the knowledge of arteries and of their variations has acquired a special importance for correct interpretation of the different, and sometimes very complicated roentgenographic pictures.
KEY WORDS: Coeliac trunk, Abdominal aorta, Renal artery, Tortuous.


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Ambica Wadhwa, Sandeep Soni. MULTIPLE VARIATIONS IN A SINGLE CADAVER: ITS CLINICAL IMPLICATIONS. Int J Anat Res 2016;4(2):2490-2492. DOI: 10.16965/ijar.2016.250




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