arteria meningea


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Related to arteria meningea: arteria meningea posterior, arteria meningea anterior
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Noun1.arteria meningea - any of three arteries supplying the meninges of the brain and neighboring structuresarteria meningea - any of three arteries supplying the meninges of the brain and neighboring structures
arteria, arterial blood vessel, artery - a blood vessel that carries blood from the heart to the body
anterior meningeal artery - branch of the anterior ethmoidal artery that supplies meninges in the anterior cranial fossa
middle meningeal artery - branch of the maxillary artery; its branches supply meninges
posterior meningeal artery - branch of the ascending pharyngeal artery that supplies the dura mater of the posterior cranial fossa