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Medical Term:

cortical radiate arteries


Definition: the branches of the arcuate arteries of the kidney radiating outward through the renal columns and cortex and supplying the glomeruli.

Synonym(s): arteriae corticales radiataeTA, arteria interlobulares (renis), interlobular arteries of kidney

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