Skip to Content

posterior septal branches of sphenopalatine artery


Definition: one of the branches of the sphenopalatine artery that supplies the nasal septum and accompanies the nasopalatine nerve.

Synonym(s): rami septales posteriores arteriae sphenopalatinaeTA, arteria nasalis posterior septi, posterior septal artery of nose, posterior septal branch of nose, ramus septi posterioris nasalis

Disclaimer: This site is designed to offer information for general educational purposes only. The health information furnished on this site and the interactive responses are not intended to be professional advice and are not intended to replace personal consultation with a qualified physician, pharmacist, or other healthcare professional. You must always seek the advice of a professional for questions related to a disease, disease symptoms, and appropriate therapeutic treatments.
© Copyright 2018 Wolters Kluwer. All Rights Reserved. Review Date: Sep 19, 2016.