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mediastinal branches of internal thoracic artery


Definition: small twigs supplying anterior mediastinal structures: mainly thymus and lymph nodes.

Synonym(s): rami mediastinales arteriae thoracicae internaeTA, anterior mediastinal arteries, rami thymici

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