anterior superior alveolar artery


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an·te·ri·or su·pe·ri·or al·ve·o·lar ar·te·ry

(an-tēr'ē-ŏr sŭ-pēr'ē-ŏr al-vē'ŏ-lăr ahr'tĕr-ē)
Origin, infraorbital artery within intraorbital canal; distribution, through anterior alveolar canals to upper incisors and canine teeth, mucous membrane of maxillary sinus.
Synonym(s): anterior superior dental arteries, arteriae alveolares superiores anteriores.
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