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Medical Term:

lateral medullary branches (of intracranial part) of vertebral artery


minute branches of the vertebral artery (or its larger branches) that course laterally along the ventral aspect of the medulla oblongata.

Synonym(s): rami medullares laterales (partis intracranialis) arteriae vertebralisTA

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