inferior alveolar artery

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Related to inferior alveolar artery: maxillary artery
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Noun1.inferior alveolar artery - the alveolar artery that goes through the mandibular canal to supply the lower teeth
alveolar artery, arteria alveolaris - a branch of the maxillary artery that supplies the alveolar process
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The mandibular canal carries, from its origin until the incisive region, the inferior alveolar artery and vessel and inferior alveolar nerve.
On Japanese cadavers, Kodera & Hashimoto [10] studied during dissection that a branch from the inferior alveolar artery originated and passed through RMC.
In this article we present a case of atypical origin and course of inferior alveolar nerve (IAN) and inferior alveolar artery (IAA).