posterior temporal artery


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Noun1.posterior temporal artery - temporal artery that supplies the posterior part of the cortex of the temporal lobe
temporal artery - any of the three arteries on either side of the brain supplying the cortex of the temporal lobe
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Posterior Temporal Artery (PTA): This artery extends out and away from the operculum and turns in a step-wise manner first inferiorly, then posteriorly into the superior temporal sulcus, then to the middle temporal sulcus.
Middle and posterior temporal artery was mostly taking origin from inferior division (18 out of 20).

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