labyrinthine artery

labyrinthine artery n INTERNAL AUDITORY ARTERY

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arteria labyrinthi.

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  • Labyrinthine artery — Infobox Artery Name = PAGENAME Latin = arteria labyrinthi, arteria auditiva interna GraySubject = 148 GrayPage = 580 Width = 250 Caption = Diagram of the arterial circulation at the base of the brain. (Internal auditory artery labeled at center… …   Wikipedia

  • labyrinthine artery — noun an artery that is a branch of the basilar artery that supplies the labyrinth • Syn: ↑artery of the labyrinth, ↑internal auditory artery • Hypernyms: ↑artery, ↑arteria, ↑arterial blood vessel • Part Holonyms: ↑ …   Useful english dictionary

  • artery of the labyrinth — noun an artery that is a branch of the basilar artery that supplies the labyrinth • Syn: ↑labyrinthine artery, ↑internal auditory artery • Hypernyms: ↑artery, ↑arteria, ↑arterial blood vessel • Part Holonyms: ↑ …   Useful english dictionary

  • 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

  • internal auditory artery — noun an artery that is a branch of the basilar artery that supplies the labyrinth • Syn: ↑labyrinthine artery, ↑artery of the labyrinth • Hypernyms: ↑artery, ↑arteria, ↑arterial blood vessel • Part Holonyms: ↑ …   Useful english dictionary

  • internal auditory artery — n a long slender artery that arises from the basilar artery or one of its branches, accompanies the auditory nerve through the internal auditory canal, and is distributed to the inner ear called also internal auditory, labyrinthine artery …   Medical dictionary

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