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Axis

In Cartesian charting, a line that bisects a chart. The x-axis cuts a chart horizontally, while the y-axis cuts it vertically.
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Celiac axis stenosis: incidence and etiologies in asymptomatic individuals.
High incidence of celiac axis narrowing in asymptomatic individuals.
On careful observation, we observed that the celiac axis had four branches: (a) left gastric artery, (b) common hepatic artery, (c) splenic artery and (d) an aberrant branch, which took a course inferiorly towards the pancreas ('A' in Fig.
It entered the root of the mesentery 1cm from its origin, 5 mm inferior to the origin of the celiac axis.
Situation of the median arcuate ligament in the celiac axis in cadavers according to gender and result of statistics.
After exposure of the celiac axis, we analyzed the possible emission of inferior phrenic arteries from this vessel as well as site of origin.