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Medical Term:

inferior phrenic artery


Definition: origin, the right or left member of the first paired branches of the abdominal aorta inferior to the diaphragm; distribution, diaphragm; anastomoses, superior phrenic, internal thoracic, and musculophrenic.

Synonym(s): arteria phrenica inferiorTA

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