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Medical Term:

esophageal branches


Definition: branches to the esophagus. Terminologia Anatomica lists esophageal branches of the inferior thyroid artery, left gastric artery, recurrent laryngeal nerve, and thoracic aorta and ganglia.

Synonym(s): rami esophageiTA, rami esophageales

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