auricular artery

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Synonyms for auricular artery

artery that supplies blood to the ear

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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.
The vascular anatomy and angiosome of the posterior auricular artery.
An axial pattern flap was designed along the vascular axis of the posterior auricular artery and its branches.
The intrapetrosal portion is supplied by the superficial petrosal branch of the middle meningeal artery and the stylomastoid branch of the posterior auricular artery portion is supplied by the stylomastoid, posterior auricular, superficial temporal, and transverse facial arteries.