intercostal artery

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Noun1.intercostal artery - several arteries and supplying the intercostal spaces of the rib cage
arteria, arterial blood vessel, artery - a blood vessel that carries blood from the heart to the body
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In this path, the lateral costal branch establishes anastomosis with the posterior and anterior intercostal arteries of the first to eighth intercostal spaces through two fine branches, generating an intermediate longitudinal vascular axis for these arteries, as well as emitting direct branches for the thoracic wall, forming part of the arterial circuit of this wall.
5%), dysphagia in 3 (5%), transient dissection of bronchial and intercostal arteries in 2 (3.
However, these adult patients have developed significant collateralization through intercostal arteries and are at increased surgical risk secondary to bleeding complications.
The sternoclavicular artery, axillary artery, intercostal arteries and thoracic artery, stem from the subclavian artery in this region (Erdogan and Kiline, 2014).
These maintain blood supply and adequate perfusion pressure in intercostal arteries.
Subpleural interstitial thickening was evident in the right lung secondary to collateral intercostal arteries.
The bronchial arteriography showed that more right intercostal arteries combining with bronchial artery than left.