auricular artery

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Noun1.auricular artery - artery that supplies blood to the earauricular artery - artery that supplies blood to the ear
ear - the sense organ for hearing and equilibrium
arteria, arterial blood vessel, artery - a blood vessel that carries blood from the heart to the body
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13] The superficial temporal artery is sometimes very small, in which case it may be replaced by the posterior auricular artery.
The superior auricular artery and retroauricular arterial island flaps.
5-1 mL of blood was collected through the rabbits' middle auricular artery with a 25-gauge butterfly catheter.