periarterial plexus of lingual artery

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periarterial plexus of lingual artery

an autonomic plexus on the lingual artery, derived from the external carotid plexus.

per·i·ar·te·ri·al plex·us of lin·gual ar·te·ry

(perē-ahr-tērē-ăl pleksŭs linggwăl ahrtĕr-ē)
Autonomic plexus on the lingual artery, derived from the external carotid plexus.
Synonym(s): lingual plexus.