TITLE

truncus

PUB. DATE
January 2005
SOURCE
Taber's Cyclopedic Medical Dictionary;2005, p2244
SOURCE TYPE
Book
DOC. TYPE
Reference Entry
ABSTRACT
A definition of the term "truncus" is presented. It refers to trunk. Trunk arteriosus refers to arterial trunk from the embryonic heart. Trunk brachiocephalicus refers to the initial branch of the arch of aorta. Other related terms are Celiac trunk and Pulmonary trunk.
ACCESSION #
21249576

 

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