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posterior basal segmental artery of left/right lung


Definition: posterior branch of the basal part of the inferior lobar artery of the right or left lung, supplying the posterior basal bronchiopulmonary segment (SX).

Synonym(s): arteria segmentalis basalis posterior pulmonis (dextri et sinistri)TA, posterior basal branch, ramus basalis posterior

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