callosomarginal artery

arteria callosomarginalis.

Medical dictionary. 2011.

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  • arteria pericallosa — [TA] pericallosal artery: origin, postcommunicating part of anterior cerebral artery, distal to the origin of the callosomarginal artery; branches, precuneal and parietooccipital branches; distribution, runs along corpus callosum, supplying… …   Medical dictionary

  • rami paracentrales arteriae callosomarginalis — [TA] paracentral branches of callosomarginal artery: branches arising from the postcommunicating part of the anterior cerebral artery and supplying the cerebral cortex and medial central sulcus. Called also paracentral artery …   Medical dictionary

  • arteria callosomarginalis — [TA] callosomarginal artery: origin, postcommunicating part of anterior cerebral artery; branches, anteromedial frontal, intermediomedial frontal, posteromedial frontal, cingular, and paracentral branches; distribution, medial and superolateral… …   Medical dictionary

  • ramus cingularis arteriae callosomarginalis — [TA] the cingular branch of the callosomarginal artery, supplying the cingulate gyrus …   Medical dictionary

  • ramus frontalis anteromedialis arteriae callosomarginalis — [TA] the anteromedial frontal branch of the callosomarginal artery …   Medical dictionary

  • ramus frontalis intermediomedialis arteriae callosomarginalis — [TA] the intermediomedial frontal branch of the callosomarginal artery …   Medical dictionary

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