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petrosal branch of middle meningeal artery


Definition: first intracranial branch of middle meningeal artery; anastomosis: stylomastoid artery via hiatus of facial canal.

Synonym(s): ramus petrosus arteriae meningeae mediaeTA, petrous branch of middle meningeal artery

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