auricular artery

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Synonyms for auricular artery

artery that supplies blood to the ear

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The posterior auricular artery emerges from the deeper tissues in the groove between the cartilage of the ear and the mastoid process (Fig.
The capsule of gland was incised and dorsomedially located auricular artery was located and ligated properly with 2/0 catgut.
Traumatic pseudoaneurysm of the posterior auricular artery.
In 1900, Henri Luc described it as a sub-periosteal temporal abscess of otitic origin without intraosseous suppuration and suggested the possible pathway of microorganism spread from middle ear submucosa by anatomical pathways especially via the superior meatus, incisura Rivinus and along the branches of deep auricular artery [7].
1) The rich blood supply to this muscle and to the auricle is largely derived from perforating branches of the posterior auricular artery, which is a branch of the external carotid artery.