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posterior vestibular branch of vestibulocochlear artery


Definition: origin: terminal branch, with cochlear branch, of vestibulocochlear artery; distribution: utricle and (especially ampulla of) posterior semicircular duct.

Synonym(s): ramus vestibularis posterior arteriae vestibulocochlearisTA

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