One of: the common carotid artery, or its branches, the external and internal carotid arteries. [ ]

Synonyms: carotid artery carotid subdivision of common carotid artery

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Term information

database cross reference

efo_slim, pheno_slim, vertebrate_core, grouping_class

editor note

This is a generic grouping class that is the superclass of the trunks/branches of the common carotid artery. Note that AOs vary widely in how they divide up and generalize arteries

external definition

Artery originating at the junction of the first two aortic arches and supplying the anterior brain. Kimmel et al, 1995.[TAO]

has related synonym

common carotid arterial subdivision



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