deep artery of penis

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deep ar·ter·y of pe·nis

[TA]
origin, terminal branch (with dorsal artery of penis) of the internal pudendal artery; distribution, corpus cavernosum of the penis via capillary beds and via helicine arteries and arteriovenous anastomoses to produce an erection.
Synonym(s): arteria profunda penis [TA]

deep ar·te·ry of pe·nis

(dēp ahr'tĕr-ē pē'nis) [TA]
Origin, terminal branch (with dorsal artery of penis) of the internal pudendal artery; distribution, corpus cavernosum of the penis through capillary beds and through helicine arteries and arteriovenous anastomoses to produce erection.
Synonym(s): arteria profunda penis [TA] .