A Part of the University of Maryland Medical Center

Connect with UMGCC
Facebook Twitter YouTube Blog iPhone
Email PageEmail page Print PagePrint page

Home >Information for Patients > Dictionary Index

Dictionary of Cancer Terms

View in Spanish: Arteria hepática

Hepatic artery (heh-PA-tik AR-tuh-ree)
The major blood vessel that carries blood to the liver.

Source: National Cancer Institute Dictionary of Cancer Terms, available at www.cancer.gov/dictionary.