posterior temporal branch of middle cerebral artery


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posterior temporal branch of middle cerebral artery

[TA]
a branch of the insular part (M2 segment) of the middle cerebral artery distributed to the cortex of the posterior part of the temporal lobe.

pos·te·ri·or tem·po·ral branch of mid·dle ce·re·bral ar·te·ry

(pos-tēr'ē-ŏr tem'pŏr-ăl branch mid'ĕl ser'ĕ-brăl ahr'tĕr-ē) [TA]
A branch of the insular part (M2 segment) of the middle cerebral artery distributed to the cortex of the posterior part of the temporal lobe.
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