Left gastric artery
Left gastroepiploic artery
Answer D) Left gastroepiploic artery
Lienogastric (gastrosplenic) ligament
The gastrosplenic ligament is a peritoneal ligament which is formed by the ventral part of the dorsal mesentery.
The gastrosplenic ligament extends from the greater curvature of the stomach to the hilum of the spleen.
the short gastric arteries.
the left gastroepiploic/gastro-omental vessels
The left gastroepiploic artery runs through the lienogastric ligament, and hence, it is the artery most likely injured.
The splenic artery is found in the lienorenal ligament.
The right and left gastric arteries run within the lesser omentum.
The gastroduodenal artery descends between the duodenum and the head of the pancreas.