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Epigastric Arteries

"Epigastric Arteries" is a descriptor in the National Library of Medicine's controlled vocabulary thesaurus, MeSH (Medical Subject Headings). Descriptors are arranged in a hierarchical structure, which enables searching at various levels of specificity.

Inferior and external epigastric arteries arise from external iliac; superficial from femoral; superior from internal thoracic. They supply the abdominal muscles, diaphragm, iliac region, and groin. The inferior epigastric artery is used in coronary artery bypass grafting and myocardial revascularization.

This graph shows the total number of publications written about "Epigastric Arteries" by people in Harvard Catalyst Profiles by year, and whether "Epigastric Arteries" was a major or minor topic of these publication.
Bar chart showing 55 publications over 22 distinct years, with a maximum of 6 publications in 2021
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