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medial striate artery


Definition: artery arising at or just distal to the anterior communicating artery [TA]; distribution: anterior caudate and putamen and anterior limb of internal capsule.

See: distal medial striate artery, proximal medial striate arteries

Synonym(s): arteria striata medialis distalisTA, distal medial striate arteryTA, arteria recurrens, artery of Heubner, Heubner artery, long central artery, recurrent artery of Heubner, recurrent artery2

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