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Medical Term:

anterior perforating arteries


Definition: origin: as part of the anteromedial central arteries arising from the precommunicating part (A1 segment) of the anterior cerebral artery; enters the anterior perforated substance of the cranial base.

Synonym(s): arteriae perforantes anterioresTA

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