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pericardiacophrenic artery


Definition: origin, internal thoracic; distribution, pericardium, diaphragm, and pleura; anastomoses, musculophrenic, inferior phrenic, mediastinal and pericardial branches of the internal thoracic.

Synonym(s): arteria pericardiacophrenicaTA, arteria comes nervi phrenici

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