ethmoidal artery

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Noun1.ethmoidal artery - a branch of the ophthalmic artery supplying structures in and around the nasal capsule
arteria, arterial blood vessel, artery - a blood vessel that carries blood from the heart to the body
nose, olfactory organ - the organ of smell and entrance to the respiratory tract; the prominent part of the face of man or other mammals; "he has a cold in the nose"
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M Electrocautery, arterial ligation of internal maxillary artery, anterior and posterior ethmoidal artery and external carotid artery in cases where all other measures fail are other methods of management.
To exclude the influence of the parameters which seem to be visible excellent or well independent from the applied dosage (lamina papyracea at the level of anterior ethmoidal artery, canal of the optical nerve, canal of the vidian nerve, canal of the maxillary nerve, nasolacrimal duct, and posterior wall of the frontal sinus), a selected mean of the remaining parameters was calculated.
In order to completely remove the tumor, the anterior ethmoidal artery required ligation using bipolar followed by monopolar cautery.
Other locations in which it can occur are frontal region due to anterior ethmoidal artery, occipital region having transverse or sigmoid sinus injuries and posterior fossa epidural hematomas (PFEDH) represent 5% of all cases of epidural hematomas 6,7 .