middle meningeal artery


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Related to middle meningeal artery: Accessory meningeal artery, Middle meningeal nerve
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Noun1.middle meningeal artery - branch of the maxillary arterymiddle meningeal artery - branch of the maxillary artery; its branches supply meninges
arteria meningea, meningeal artery - any of three arteries supplying the meninges of the brain and neighboring structures
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In the present study, we showed that compound 48/80 induced dural mast cell degranulation leads to vasodilation of middle meningeal artery and its anterior and posterior branches.
The most commonly targeted feeder is the middle meningeal artery followed by the occipital artery and superficial temporal artery.
Panoramic view of the dissection of the left infratemporal fossa showing the origin of the accessory meningeal artery (AMA) from the middle meningeal artery (MMA).
The origination of this hematoma occurs either from the traumatic injury to temporal lobes resulting in middle meningeal artery braches laceration or tear or fracture of occipital bones with secondary injury to transverse sinus 13 .
His paper on anomalous middle meningeal artery, in the bilateral absence of foramen spinosum was a case of a single skull.
In children, as the bony ridge that carries the middle meningeal artery is not yet formed, an injury of this artery is less frequently seen after a head trauma and fracture.