inferior alveolar artery
Definition: origin, first part of maxillary artery; distribution, through mandibular foramen/canal to lower teeth and chin; branches, artery to mylohyoid, mental artery, dental arteries.
Synonym(s): arteria alveolaris inferiorTA, inferior dental artery
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