celiac artery

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Summary: The arterial trunk that arises from the abdominal aorta and after a short course divides into the left gastric, common hepatic and splenic arteries.

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  1. Glehen O, Feugier P, Aleksic Y, Delannoy P, Chevalier J. Spontaneous dissection of the celiac artery. Ann Vasc Surg. 2001;15:687-92 pubmed
    Spontaneous dissection of the celiac artery (CA) is uncommon, considering the number of isolated lesions without associated aortic dissection and exclusive of abdominal trauma...
  2. Pulli R, Dorigo W, Troisi N, Pratesi G, Innocenti A, Pratesi C. Surgical treatment of visceral artery aneurysms: A 25-year experience. J Vasc Surg. 2008;48:334-42 pubmed publisher
    ..The aim of this study was to analyze our 25-year experience with surgical treatment of visceral artery aneurysms (VAAs), with particular attention paid to early and long-term results...
  3. Fenoglio L, Allione A, Scalabrino E, Alberto G, Benedetti V, Pomero F, et al. Spontaneous dissection of the celiac artery: a pitfall in the diagnosis of acute abdominal pain. Presentation of two cases. Dig Dis Sci. 2004;49:1223-7 pubmed
  4. D Ambrosio N, Friedman B, Siegel D, Katz D, Newatia A, Hines J. Spontaneous isolated dissection of the celiac artery: CT findings in adults. AJR Am J Roentgenol. 2007;188:W506-11 pubmed
    Our objective was to describe the CT features of spontaneous isolated celiac artery dissection in a series of six otherwise healthy patients with acute abdominal pain.
  5. Akatsu T, Aiura K, Shimazu M, Ueda M, Wakabayashi G, Tanabe M, et al. Successful pancreatectomy with en-bloc resection of the celiac artery and portal vein for pancreatic endocrine carcinoma. Hepatogastroenterology. 2007;54:1269-71 pubmed
    ..Some authors advocate a radical distal pancreatectomy with en-bloc resection of the celiac artery and portal vein. However, long-term survival is still rare...
  6. Nordanstig J, Gerdes H, Kocys E. Spontaneous isolated dissection of the celiac trunk with rupture of the proximal splenic artery: a case report. Eur J Vasc Endovasc Surg. 2009;37:194-7 pubmed publisher
    ..We present a case with synchronous rupture of the splenic artery causing massive bleeding and demanding urgent surgery. To our knowledge, only 24 previous cases are reported in the literature...
  7. Ikeda O, Tamura Y, Nakasone Y, Yamashita Y. Celiac artery stenosis/occlusion treated by interventional radiology. Eur J Radiol. 2009;71:369-77 pubmed publisher
    ..Patients with celiac artery stenosis/occlusion are treated by interventional radiology (IR) via dilation of the pancreaticoduodenal arcade...
  8. Okten R, Küçükay F, Tola M, Bostanci B, Cumhur T. Is celiac artery compression syndrome genetically inherited?: a case series from a family and review of the literature. Eur J Radiol. 2012;81:1089-93 pubmed publisher
    ..The significance of median arcuate ligament-associated celiac artery compression has been a source of some controversy in the past literature, and the etiology remains unclear...
  9. Marcoccia A, Zippi M, Bruni A, Salvatori F, Badiali D, Donato G, et al. Chronic abdominal pain associated with intermittent compression of the celiac artery. Minerva Gastroenterol Dietol. 2007;53:209-13 pubmed
    ..an epigastric bruit, accentuated during expiration, suggested a possible vascular alteration known as tripod celiac artery compression syndrome...

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  1. Woolard J, Ammar A. Spontaneous dissection of the celiac artery: a case report. J Vasc Surg. 2007;45:1256-8 pubmed
    ..We describe a spontaneous dissection of the celiac artery that was identified by computed tomographic scan in an otherwise healthy man with acute onset abdominal pain ..
  2. Takach T, Madjarov J, Holleman J, Robicsek F, Roush T. Spontaneous splanchnic dissection: application and timing of therapeutic options. J Vasc Surg. 2009;50:557-63 pubmed publisher
    ..Our goal was to apply conservative (non-operative) management in the care of each patient, reserving interventions for specific indications that may be predictive of adverse outcomes...
  3. Ullery B, Pochettino A, Wang G, Jackson B, Fairman R, Woo E. Celiac artery aneurysm repair in Behcet disease complicated by recurrent thoracoabdominal aortic aneurysms. Vasc Endovascular Surg. 2010;44:146-9 pubmed publisher
    ..Herein, we report a 19-year-old male who initially presented with an isolated celiac artery aneurysm that was treated with open surgical repair...
  4. Raut V, Takaori K, Kawaguchi Y, Mizumoto M, Kawaguchi M, Koizumi M, et al. Laparoscopic common hepatic artery ligation and staging followed by distal pancreatectomy with en bloc resection of celiac artery for advanced pancreatic cancer. Asian J Endosc Surg. 2011;4:199-202 pubmed publisher
  5. Takayama T, Miyata T, Shirakawa M, Nagawa H. Isolated spontaneous dissection of the splanchnic arteries. J Vasc Surg. 2008;48:329-33 pubmed publisher
    Isolated dissection of a splanchnic artery, including the celiac artery, superior mesenteric artery (SMA), and inferior mesenteric artery, and their branches, is a relatively rare condition...
  6. Stitzenberg K, Watson J, Roberts A, Kagan S, Cohen S, Konski A, et al. Survival after pancreatectomy with major arterial resection and reconstruction. Ann Surg Oncol. 2008;15:1399-406 pubmed publisher
    ..We hypothesize that resection of a tumor-involved hepatic artery (HA) or celiac artery (CA) with reconstruction may offer a survival benefit to patients whose tumors were traditionally regarded as ..
  7. Baccari P, Civilini E, Dordoni L, Melissano G, Nicoletti R, Chiesa R. Celiac artery compression syndrome managed by laparoscopy. J Vasc Surg. 2009;50:134-9 pubmed publisher
    b>Celiac artery compression syndrome (CACS) is an unusual condition caused by abnormally low insertion of the median fibrous arcuate ligament and muscular diaphragmatic fiber resulting in luminal narrowing of the celiac trunk...
  8. Rao A, Rhee R. Coverage of the celiac artery during TEVAR: is it ever appropriate?. Semin Vasc Surg. 2009;22:152-8 pubmed publisher
    ..However, careful angiographic anatomic delineation and patient selection is vital to determine whether concomitant revascularization procedures are warranted...
  9. Zhang T, Zhang X, Zhang X, Jiang J, Zhou B. Endovascular treatment of isolated spontaneous celiac artery dissection. Vascular. 2012;20:118-20 pubmed publisher
    This report presents the case of a patient with isolated spontaneous celiac artery dissection. The patient developed acute abdominal pain that was induced by eating...
  10. Dave B, Sharma A, Kwolek C, Demoya M, Wicky S, Kalva S. Percutaneous transcatheter arterial embolization of inferior pancreatico-duodenal artery aneurysms associated with celiac artery stenosis or occlusion. Catheter Cardiovasc Interv. 2010;75:663-72 pubmed publisher
    ..To report our experience with percutaneous TAE of true IPDA aneurysms...
  11. Carrafiello G, Rivolta N, Fontana F, Piffaretti G, Mariscalco G, Bracchi E, et al. Combined endovascular repair of a celiac trunk aneurysm using celiac-splenic stent graft and hepatic artery embolization. Cardiovasc Intervent Radiol. 2010;33:352-4 pubmed publisher
  12. Mehta M, Darling R, Taggert J, Roddy S, Sternbach Y, Ozsvath K, et al. Outcomes of planned celiac artery coverage during TEVAR. J Vasc Surg. 2010;52:1153-8 pubmed publisher
    ..We report our experience of planned celiac artery coverage during endovascular repair of complex thoracic aortic aneurysms (TAA).
  13. van Petersen A, Vriens B, Huisman A, Kolkman J, Geelkerken R. Retroperitoneal endoscopic release in the management of celiac artery compression syndrome. J Vasc Surg. 2009;50:140-7 pubmed publisher
    b>Celiac artery compression syndrome (CACS) can be treated successfully by division of the median arcuate ligament and celiac plexus fibers. The standard technique is the open approach by an upper midline or left subcostal incision...
  14. Sone M, Kato K, Hirose A, Nakasato T, Tomabechi M, Ehara S, et al. Impact of multislice CT angiography on planning of radiological catheter placement for hepatic arterial infusion chemotherapy. Cardiovasc Intervent Radiol. 2008;31:91-7 pubmed
    ..In conclusion, MSCTA is accurate in assessing arterial anatomy and abnormalities. MSCTA can provide adequate information for planning of radiological catheter placement for HAIC...
  15. Gloviczki P, Duncan A. Treatment of celiac artery compression syndrome: does it really exist?. Perspect Vasc Surg Endovasc Ther. 2007;19:259-63 pubmed
    b>Celiac artery syndrome exists, although it remains controversial, and in some patients a firm diagnosis cannot be established...
  16. Delis K, Gloviczki P, Altuwaijri M, McKusick M. Median arcuate ligament syndrome: open celiac artery reconstruction and ligament division after endovascular failure. J Vasc Surg. 2007;46:799-802 pubmed
    ..arcuate ligament syndrome (MALS) is a rare disorder resulting from extrinsic compression and narrowing of the celiac artery, and--less often--the superior mesenteric artery, by the relatively low insertion of the ligament and/or ..
  17. Hirano S, Kondo S, Hara T, Ambo Y, Tanaka E, Shichinohe T, et al. Distal pancreatectomy with en bloc celiac axis resection for locally advanced pancreatic body cancer: long-term results. Ann Surg. 2007;246:46-51 pubmed
    ..To analyze the long-term results of distal pancreatectomy with en bloc celiac axis resection (DP-CAR), a newly designed extended surgical procedure for locally advanced cancer of the pancreatic body...
  18. Rastan A, Tillmann E, Subramanian S, Lehmkuhl L, Funkat A, Leontyev S, et al. Visceral arterial compromise during intra-aortic balloon counterpulsation therapy. Circulation. 2010;122:S92-9 pubmed publisher
  19. El Khuffash A, Higgins M, Walsh K, Molloy E. Quantitative assessment of the degree of ductal steal using celiac artery blood flow to left ventricular output ratio in preterm infants. Neonatology. 2008;93:206-12 pubmed
    ..We hypothesized that the relationship between celiac artery flow (CAF) and left ventricular output (LVO) in the presence of a PDA may determine haemodynamic significance.
  20. Kim C, Kim J. [Celiac artery thrombosis and splenic infarction in a patient with protein s deficiency]. Korean J Gastroenterol. 2007;49:390-4 pubmed
    ..His total and free antigen of protein S were normal, however, the activity of protein S was low. Percutaneous transluminal angioplasty was performed to revascularise celiac and common hepatic artery...
  21. Oh S, Cho Y, Kim J, Shin S, Kwon T, Ko G. Symptomatic spontaneous celiac artery dissection treated by conservative management: serial imaging findings. Abdom Imaging. 2011;36:79-82 pubmed publisher
    The aim of this study was to evaluate the correlation of clinical characteristics with serial imaging findings of symptomatic spontaneous celiac artery dissection treated by conservative management.
  22. Karahan O, Kahriman G, Yikilmaz A, Ok E. Celiac artery compression syndrome: diagnosis with multislice CT. Diagn Interv Radiol. 2007;13:90-3 pubmed
    b>Celiac artery compression syndrome is a rare disorder characterized by postprandial intestinal angina caused by insufficient blood supply to the gastrointestinal organs...
  23. Gander S, Mulder D, Jones S, Ricketts J, Soboleski D, Justinich C. Recurrent abdominal pain and weight loss in an adolescent: celiac artery compression syndrome. Can J Gastroenterol. 2010;24:91-3 pubmed
    b>Celiac artery compression syndrome is a rare cause of abdominal pain and weight loss, likely caused by compression of the celiac artery or plexus by the median arcuate ligament...
  24. Tien Y, Kao H, Wang H. Celiac artery stenting: a new strategy for patients with pancreaticoduodenal artery aneurysm associated with stenosis of the celiac artery. J Gastroenterol. 2004;39:81-5 pubmed
    We report a new strategy--celiac artery stenting--to relieve stenosis of the celiac arterial root. This was performed in two patients with pancreaticoduodenal artery (PDA) aneurysm associated with a stenotic celiac arterial root...
  25. Lee V, Morgan J, Tan A, Pandharipande P, Krinsky G, Barker J, et al. Celiac artery compression by the median arcuate ligament: a pitfall of end-expiratory MR imaging. Radiology. 2003;228:437-42 pubmed
    To measure the prevalence and degree of celiac artery compression during breath-hold imaging at end inspiration and end expiration in patients referred to undergo magnetic resonance (MR) imaging of the abdomen for reasons unrelated to ..
  26. Loukas M, Pinyard J, Vaid S, Kinsella C, Tariq A, Tubbs R. Clinical anatomy of celiac artery compression syndrome: a review. Clin Anat. 2007;20:612-7 pubmed
    ..In this review we investigate compression of the celiac artery and the superior mesenteric artery by the median arcuate ligament (MAL), diaphragmatic crura, or the celiac ..
  27. Alehan D, Dogan O. Pediatric surgical image. A rare case: celiac artery compression syndrome in an asymptomatic child. J Pediatr Surg. 2004;39:645-7 pubmed
    b>Celiac artery compression syndrome is a rare disorder and characterized by postprandial intestinal angina caused by insufficient blood supply to the gastrointestinal organs in symptomatic patients...
  28. Lin C, Chen C, Cheng Y. Modified extended distal pancreatectomy for carcinoma of body and tail of pancreas. Hepatogastroenterology. 2005;52:1090-1 pubmed
    ..She had 2 years of disease-free survival. This modified extended pancreatectomy may be a feasible and safer procedure...
  29. Kondo S, Katoh H, Omi M, Hirano S, Ambo Y, Tanaka E, et al. Radical distal pancreatectomy with en bloc resection of the celiac artery, plexus, and ganglions for advanced cancer of the pancreatic body: a preliminary report on perfect pain relief. JOP. 2001;2:93-7 pubmed
    ..purpose of this study was to report the effect of radical distal pancreatectomy with en bloc resection of the celiac artery, plexus, and ganglions for locally advanced cancer of the pancreatic body on intractable abdominal and/or back ..
  30. D Ayala M, Deitch J, DeGraft Johnson J, Nguyen E, McGagh D, Gwertzman G, et al. Giant celiac artery aneurysm with associated visceral occlusive disease. Vascular. 2004;12:390-3 pubmed
    b>Celiac artery aneurysms are rarely seen in clinical practice...
  31. McNulty J, Hickey N, Khosa F, O BRIEN P, O Callaghan J. Surgical and radiological significance of variants of Bühler's anastomotic artery: a report of three cases. Surg Radiol Anat. 2001;23:277-80 pubmed
    ..The embryological basis of its development, the surgical and radiological significance of the anastomotic artery are discussed...
  32. Sianesi M, Dalla Valle R, Del Rio P, Arcuri M. [Dunbar's syndrome and aorto-mesenteric compression. A casual association?]. Chir Ital. 2001;53:515-21 pubmed
    b>Celiac artery compression syndrome and superior mesenteric artery syndrome are two rare diseases, extensively documented in the literature, with a pathogenesis which is still controversial...
  33. Connell J, Han D. Celiac artery aneurysms: a case report and review of the literature. Am Surg. 2006;72:746-9 pubmed
    b>Celiac artery aneurysms (CAA) are uncommon. Most are asymptomatic, but up to 20 per cent will present as surgical emergencies...
  34. Saad W, Davies M, Sahler L, Lee D, Patel N, Kitanosono T, et al. Arc of buhler: incidence and diameter in asymptomatic individuals. Vasc Endovascular Surg. 2005;39:347-9 pubmed
  35. Syed M, Shaikh A, Neravetla S. Celiac artery aneurysm embolization by coil occlusion. Ann Vasc Surg. 2005;19:113-9 pubmed
    We present here an extremely rare case of celiac artery aneurysm treated by embolization coil occlusion and review the literature on celiac artery aneurysm and its treatment...
  36. Dordoni L, Tshomba Y, Giacomelli M, Jannello A, Chiesa R. Celiac artery compression syndrome: successful laparoscopic treatment-a case report. Vasc Endovascular Surg. 2002;36:317-21 pubmed
    ..authors believe the crus of the diaphragm or the arcuate ligament is largely implicated in the etiology of the celiac artery compression syndrome (CACS)...
  37. Gagandeep S, Artinyan A, Jabbour N, Mateo R, Matsuoka L, Sher L, et al. Extended pancreatectomy with resection of the celiac axis: the modified Appleby operation. Am J Surg. 2006;192:330-5 pubmed
    ..Appleby first described en-bloc celiac axis resection with total gastrectomy for locally advanced gastric cancer. We present our experience with a modification of this procedure in central pancreatic cancers involving the celiac trunk...
  38. Gotsman I, Verstandig A. Intravascular stent implantation of the celiac artery in the treatment of chronic mesenteric ischemia. J Clin Gastroenterol. 2001;32:164-6 pubmed
    ..Balloon angioplasty of the celiac artery failed because of elastic recoil...
  39. Park C, Chung J, Kim H, Shin S, Park J. Celiac axis stenosis: incidence and etiologies in asymptomatic individuals. Korean J Radiol. 2001;2:8-13 pubmed
    ..To determine the incidence and etiologies of celiac axis stenosis in asymptomatic individuals...
  40. Hirshberg B, Montgomery S, Wysoki M, Xu H, Tadaki D, Lee J, et al. Pancreatic islet transplantation using the nonhuman primate (rhesus) model predicts that the portal vein is superior to the celiac artery as the islet infusion site. Diabetes. 2002;51:2135-40 pubmed
    ..rhesus macaques were transplanted with allogeneic islets infused into either the portal vein (n = 6) or the celiac artery (n = 4). To prevent rejection, primates were given daclizumab, tacrolimus, and rapamycin...
  41. So Y, Chung J, Park J. Balloon fenestration of iatrogenic celiac artery dissection. J Vasc Interv Radiol. 2003;14:493-6 pubmed
    Iatrogenic dissections of the celiac artery during catheterization are rare complications...
  42. Shima Y, Yagi T, Inagaki M, Sadamori H, Tanaka N, Horimi T, et al. Intraductal oncocytic papillary neoplasm of the pancreas with celiac artery compression syndrome and a jejunal artery aneurysm: report of a case. Surg Today. 2005;35:86-90 pubmed
    ..Arteriography showed stenosis of the celiac artery and a saccular aneurysm, arising from the first jejunal artery...
  43. Scholbach T. Celiac artery compression syndrome in children, adolescents, and young adults: clinical and color duplex sonographic features in a series of 59 cases. J Ultrasound Med. 2006;25:299-305 pubmed
    Abdominal pain is one of the most common conditions in childhood and adolescence. Celiac artery compression syndrome (CACS) is rarely suspected in this population...
  44. Nakao A, Takeda S, Inoue S, Nomoto S, Kanazumi N, Sugimoto H, et al. Indications and techniques of extended resection for pancreatic cancer. World J Surg. 2006;30:976-82; discussion 983-4 pubmed
    ..This study was carried out to clarify the indications for extended resection, especially vascular resection, for pancreatic carcinoma...
  45. Nara S, Oguro S, Hata S, Kishi Y, Esaki M, Shimada K, et al. Total pancreatectomy with en bloc celiac axis resection for a pancreatic adenocarcinoma involving both the gastroduodenal artery and the celiac artery. Hepatogastroenterology. 2012;59:1635-7 pubmed publisher
    A pancreatic adenocarcinoma involving both the celiac artery and the gastroduodenal artery is often considered to be unresectable because the simultaneous division of both arteries may result in an acute severe ischemia of the liver and ..
  46. Gupta M, Agarwal S. A direct anastomosis between the stems of celiac trunk and left colic artery by an anomalous fourth celiac trunk branch: first cadaveric study. Clin Anat. 2013;26:984-6 pubmed publisher
    ..We report the first cadaveric finding demonstrating a direct communication between the stems of CT and left colic artery (LCA) via a fourth anomalous CT branch in the absence of any co-existing stenosis or aneurysm in the main vessels...
  47. Sumiyoshi T, Shima Y, Noda Y, Hosoki S, Hata Y, Okabayashi T, et al. Endovascular pseudoaneurysm repair after distal pancreatectomy with celiac axis resection. World J Gastroenterol. 2013;19:8435-9 pubmed publisher
    ..To our knowledge, this is the first reported case of endovascular repair of a pseudoaneurysm that developed after DP-CAR. ..
  48. Falkenberg M, Lonn L, Schroeder T, Delle M. TEVAR and covering the celiac artery. Is it safe or not?. J Cardiovasc Surg (Torino). 2010;51:177-82 pubmed
    ..short, several endovascular alternatives are possible; hybrid procedures with TEVAR and open by-pass to the celiac artery, custom made stent-grafts with scallop or fenestration for the celiac artery, or intentional coverage of the ..
  49. Pfister K, Krammer S, Janotta M, Jung E, Kasprzak P. [Ultrasound for surveillance after endovascular repair of abdominal aortic aneurysm--simple and safe?]. Zentralbl Chir. 2010;135:409-15 pubmed publisher
    ..g., in fenestrated and branched stentgrafts). Routine combination with X-ray allows control of stentgraft material and location of the branches...
  50. Tokue H, Tsushima Y, Endo K. Imaging findings and management of isolated dissection of the visceral arteries. Jpn J Radiol. 2009;27:430-7 pubmed publisher
    ..To describe clinical and computed tomography (CT) findings of isolated dissection of the visceral arteries (IDVA)...
  51. Parissis H, Soo A, Leotsinidis M, Dougenis D. A statistical model that predicts the length from the left subclavian artery to the celiac axis; towards accurate intra aortic balloon sizing. J Cardiothorac Surg. 2011;6:95 pubmed publisher
    ..5 cm) should match to the distance from the left subclavian artery (LSA) to the celiac axis (CA), (LSA - CA). By being able to estimate this distance, better guidance regarding IABP sizing could be recommended...
  52. Hatogai K, Nakazawa A, Takita M, Kishino R, Seki E, Iwasaki E, et al. [A case of hepatic artery aneurysm that had formed asymptomatically and penetrated into the duodenum]. Nihon Shokakibyo Gakkai Zasshi. 2012;109:247-54 pubmed
    ..CT scan, ultrasonography and angiography of the abdomen revealed a hepatic artery aneurysm and a dilated celiac artery that dissected from its origin...
  53. Wattez H, Lancelevee J, Perot C, Massouille D, Chambon J. Compressive pancreaticoduodenal artery aneurysm associated with celiac artery stenosis. Ann Vasc Surg. 2013;27:1187.e1-4 pubmed publisher
    ..We report a new occurrence of a symptomatic compressive aneurysm related to common bile duct compression that we treated using a hybrid procedure. ..