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intermediate branch of hepatic artery (proper)

 

Definition: smaller and central of usually three main intrahepatic branches of hepatic artery, it serves mainly the left medial division or segment (IV) of the liver.

Synonym(s): ramus intermedius arteriae hepaticae propriaeTA

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