anterior cerebral artery


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Related to anterior cerebral artery: posterior cerebral artery, middle cerebral artery, basilar artery
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Noun1.anterior cerebral artery - one of two branches of the internal carotid arteryanterior cerebral artery - one of two branches of the internal carotid artery; divides into two branches that serve (1) the thalamus and (2) parts of the frontal and parietal cortex
arteria cerebri, cerebral artery - any of the arteries supplying blood to the cerebral cortex
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9%) followed by posterior cerebral artery 13%, brainstem 13%, anterior cerebral artery lesion in 11.
The sound waves penetrate through the skull, pass through brain tissue and are reflected from the middle cerebral artery, the anterior cerebral artery and the posterior cerebral artery.

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