lingual artery

lingual artery n an artery arising from the external carotid artery between the superior thyroid and facial arteries and supplying the tongue see DEEP LINGUAL ARTERY

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arteria lingualis.

Medical dictionary. 2011.

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  • Lingual artery — Infobox Artery Name = PAGENAME Latin = arteria lingualis GraySubject = 144 GrayPage = 553 Caption = Superficial dissection of the right side of the neck, showing the carotid and subclavian arteries. The branch of the lingual artery is labeled… …   Wikipedia

  • lingual artery — noun an artery originating from the external carotid artery and supplying the under side of the tongue • Syn: ↑arteria lingualis • Hypernyms: ↑artery, ↑arteria, ↑arterial blood vessel • Part Holonyms: ↑mouth * * * …   Useful english dictionary

  • lingual artery deep — arteria profunda linguae …   Medical dictionary

  • Deep lingual artery — Artery: Deep lingual artery Veins of the tongue. The hypoglossal nerve has been displaced downward in this preparation. Latin arteria profunda linguae Gray s …   Wikipedia

  • Dorsal lingual branches of lingual artery — Artery: Dorsal lingual branches of lingual artery Veins of the tongue. The hypoglossal nerve has been displaced downward in this preparation. Latin rami dorsales linguae arteriae lingualis Gray s …   Wikipedia

  • Suprahyoid branch of lingual artery — Infobox Artery Name = PAGENAME Latin = ramus suprahyoideus arteriae lingualis GraySubject = 144 GrayPage = 553 Caption = Superficial dissection of the right side of the neck, showing the carotid and subclavian arteries. The branch of the lingual… …   Wikipedia

  • deep lingual artery — n the terminal part of the lingual artery supplying the tip of the tongue called also ranine artery …   Medical dictionary

  • Lingual — can refer to: * tongue * lingual artery * lingual veins …   Wikipedia

  • Lingual branch — can refer to:* Lingual artery * Lingual nerve …   Wikipedia

  • Lingual veins — Vein: {{{Name}}} Veins of the tongue. (Lingual vein labeled at left.) Latin vena lingualis ))))) Gray s …   Wikipedia

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