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Medical Term:

Sucquet-Hoyer canals

Pronunciation: sū-kā′ hoy′ĕr

Definition: arteriovenular anastomoses controlling blood flow in the glomus bodies in the digits.

Synonym(s): Hoyer anastomoses, Hoyer canals, Sucquet anastomoses, Sucquet canals, Sucquet-Hoyer anastomoses

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