Superior phrenic artery
|Artery: Superior phrenic artery|
|Latin||arteriae phrenicae superiores|
|Gray's||subject #153 601|
|Vein||superior phrenic vein|
The superior phrenic arteries small and arise from the lower part of the thoracic aorta; they are distributed to the posterior part of the upper surface of the diaphragm, and anastomose with the musculophrenic and pericardiacophrenic arteries.
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