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Medical Term:

posterolateral central arteries


the circumflex mesencephalic branches, several small branches of the postcommunical part (P2 segment) of the posterior cerebral artery distributed to the lateral posterior part of the midbrain.

Synonym(s): arteriae centrales posterolateralesTA

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