Mental branch of inferior alveolar artery

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Artery: Mental branch of inferior alveolar artery
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Plan of branches of internal maxillary artery.
Latin ramus mentalis arteriae alveolaris inferioris
Gray's subject #144 561
Source inferior alveolar artery   
Dorlands
/ Elsevier
    
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The mental branch of inferior alveolar artery escapes with the nerve at the mental foramen, supplies the chin, and anastomoses with the submental and inferior labial arteries.

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