maxillary artery

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Synonyms for maxillary artery

either of two arteries branching from the external carotid artery and supplying structure of the face

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Diagnostic angiography demonstrated a highly vascular lesion arising from the sphenopalatine branches of the internal maxillary artery (figure 2, B).
The bleeding failed to respond to multiple treatment measures, including (1) excision of the hemangioma followed by nasal packing and (2) radiologic embolization of the internal maxillary artery.
The availability of endoscopic technology means that this approach is seldom indicated for the routine management of chronic inflammatory disease, but the procedure is occasionally required for the resection of neoplasms, for the ligation of the internal maxillary artery, and during repair of the orbital floor.
the internal maxillary artery, the transverse facial artery, and the lingual and facial arteries) via a femoral approach was performed with particles of different sizes.
Embolization of the internal maxillary artery was successful in reducing blood flow to the lesion (figure 2, B).