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superior labial branch of facial artery

 

Definition: origin, facial; distribution, structures of upper lip and, by a septal branch, the anterior and lower part of the nasal septum; anastomoses, the artery of the opposite side and the sphenopalatine.

Synonym(s): arteria labialis superiorTA, ramus labialis superior arteriae facialis, superior labial artery

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