superior labial artery

an artery that is a branch of the facial artery that supplies the upper lip
Hypernyms: ↑labial artery, ↑arteria labialis

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  • Superior labial artery — Infobox Artery Name = PAGENAME Latin = ramus labialis superior arteriae facialis, arteria labialis superior GraySubject = 144 GrayPage = 555 Caption = The labial coronary arteries, the glands of the lips, and the nerves of the right side seen… …   Wikipedia

  • Superior mesenteric artery — Artery: Superior mesenteric artery Frontal view of the superior mesenteric artery and its branches. The large vessel (blue) beside the SMA is the superior mesenteric vein. A considerable number of different branching patterns exist …   Wikipedia

  • labial artery — noun an artery that is a branch of the facial artery that supplies the lips of the mouth • Syn: ↑arteria labialis • Hypernyms: ↑artery, ↑arteria, ↑arterial blood vessel • Hyponyms: ↑inferior labial artery, ↑ …   Useful english dictionary

  • Superior labial nerve — Infobox Nerve Name = PAGENAME Latin = rami labiales superiores nervi infraorbitalis GraySubject = 200 GrayPage = 891 Caption = Distribution of the maxillary and mandibular nerves, and the submaxillary ganglion. Caption2 = Innervates = BranchFrom …   Wikipedia

  • Superior labial vein — Infobox Vein Name = PAGENAME Latin = vena labialis superior GraySubject = 167 GrayPage = 645 Caption = Veins of the head and neck. (Superior labial vein visible at center right.) Caption2 = DrainsFrom = upper lip Source = DrainsTo = facial vein… …   Wikipedia

  • labial artery superior — arteria labialis superior …   Medical dictionary

  • Cricothyroid branch of superior thyroid artery — Artery: Cricothyroid branch of superior thyroid artery The thyroid gland and its relations. Latin ramus cricothyroideus arteriae thyroideae superioris Gray s …   Wikipedia

  • Artery to the ductus deferens — Artery: Artery to the ductus deferens The scrotum. The penis has been turned upward, and the anterior wall of the scrotum has been removed. (Deferential artery labeled at center right.) Latin arteria ductus deferentis …   Wikipedia

  • Artery — A vessel that carries blood that is high in oxygen content away from the heart to the farthest reaches of the body. Since blood in arteries is usually full of oxygen, the hemoglobin in the red blood cells is oxygenated. The resultant form of… …   Medical dictionary

  • Artery of Adamkiewicz — Artery: Artery of Adamkiewicz Latin rami spinales arteriae vertebralis Supplies lumbar enlargement of lower spinal cord[1] Source abdominal aorta, vertebral artery    …   Wikipedia

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