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posteromedial central arteries


Definition: the interpeduncular perforating branches, several small branches from the precommunical part (P1 segment) of the posterior cerebral artery and the posterior communicating artery supplying the posterior medial part of the midbrain.

Synonym(s): arteriae centrales posteromedialesTA, paramedian arteries

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