ethmoidal artery


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Synonyms for ethmoidal artery

a branch of the ophthalmic artery supplying structures in and around the nasal capsule

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Two of these patients had presented following head trauma, and their epistaxis was subsequently controlled with anterior ethmoidal artery ligation performed via an external approach.
The anatomic location of the anterior ethmoidal artery makes it susceptible to injury during head trauma and therefore should always be considered early on as a source of epistaxis following head trauma.
We describe a patient with a traumatic anterior ethmoidal artery bleed on whom a cricket helmet was used to provide traction after posterior nasal packing with a Foley balloon catheter.
At the tertiary center, he underwent endoscopic ablation of the anterior ethmoidal artery, which was found to be torn and bleeding.
Endoscopic anatomy of the anterior ethmoidal artery, Tampa, and the Halifax Medical Center, Daytona Beach, Fla.