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Temporal artery

Introduction: Temporal artery

Description of Temporal artery

Temporal artery: any of the three arteries on either side of the brain supplying the cortex of the temporal lobe.
Source: WordNet 2.1

Temporal artery: Arteries arising from the external carotid or the maxillary artery and distributing to the temporal region.
Source: MESH OBO (Open Biomedical Ontologies)

Temporal artery: Related Topics

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Source - WordNet 2.1

Broader terms for Temporal artery

Source - WordNet 2.1

Hierarchical classifications of Temporal artery

The following list attempts to classify Temporal artery into categories where each line is subset of the next.

WordNet 2.1

  • arteria cerebri,cerebral artery
  • arteria,arterial blood vessel,artery
  • blood vessel
  • vas,vessel
  • tube,tube-shaped structure
  • anatomical structure,bodily structure,body structure,complex body part,structure
  • body part
  • part,piece
  • thing
  • entity

Source: WordNet 2.1

MESH - OBO (Open Biomedical Ontologies)

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