anterior meningeal artery

noun
branch of the anterior ethmoidal artery that supplies meninges in the anterior cranial fossa
Hypernyms: ↑meningeal artery, ↑arteria meningea

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  • Anterior ethmoidal artery — Infobox Artery Name = Anterior ethmoidal artery Latin = arteria ethmoidalis anterior GraySubject = 146 GrayPage = 570 Caption = The ophthalmic artery and its branches. (Anterior and posterior ethmoid labeled at left.) Caption2 = BranchFrom =… …   Wikipedia

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  • meningeal artery — noun any of three arteries supplying the meninges of the brain and neighboring structures • Syn: ↑arteria meningea • Hypernyms: ↑artery, ↑arteria, ↑arterial blood vessel • Hyponyms: ↑anterior meningeal artery, ↑ …   Useful english dictionary

  • meningeal artery anterior — ramus meningeus anterior arteriae ethmoidalis anterioris …   Medical dictionary

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  • Posterior meningeal artery — Artery: Posterior meningeal artery Posterior meningeal groove labeled at bottom left. Latin arteria meningea posterior Gray s …   Wikipedia

  • middle meningeal artery — n a branch of the first portion of the maxillary artery that is the largest artery supplying the dura mater, enters the cranium through the foramen spinosum, and divides into anterior and posterior branches in a groove in the greater wing of the… …   Medical dictionary

  • Meningeal arteries — can refer to: Middle meningeal artery Posterior meningeal artery Anterior meningeal artery This disambiguation page lists articles associated with the same title. If an internal link …   Wikipedia

  • Meningeal branches of vertebral artery — Artery: Meningeal branches of vertebral artery Latin rami meningei arteriae vertebralis Gray s subject #148 578 Supplies meninges Source vertebral artery    …   Wikipedia

  • Meningeal branch of occipital artery — Artery: Meningeal branch of occipital artery Latin ramus meningeus arteriae occipitalis Gray s subject #144 557 The meningeal branch of occipital artery ascends with the internal jugular vein, and enters the skull through the jugular foramen and… …   Wikipedia

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