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circumflex branch of left coronary artery


Definition: terminal branch (with anterior interventricular artery) of left coronary artery that runs to left and then posteriorly in the coronary groove supplying atrial and ventricular branches.

Synonym(s): ramus circumflexus arteriae coronariae sinistraeTA

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