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anterior superior alveolar arteries


Definition: origin, infraorbital artery within intraorbital canal; distribution, through anterior alveolar canals to upper incisors and canine teeth, mucous membrane of maxillary sinus.

Synonym(s): arteriae alveolares superiores anterioresTA, anterior superior dental arteries

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