anterior ethmoidal artery

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an·te·ri·or eth·moi·dal ar·ter·y

[TA]
origin, ophthalmic; distribution, central dura mater of anterior cranial fossa, anterior ethmoidal cells, frontal sinus, anterior upper part of nasal mucous membrane, skin of dorsum of nose.

an·te·ri·or eth·moi·dal ar·te·ry

(an-tēr'ē-ŏr eth-moyd'ăl ahr'tĕr-ē) [TA]
Origin, ophthalmic; distribution, cerebral membranes in anterior cranial fossa, anterior ethmoidal cells, frontal sinus, anterior upper part of nasal mucous membrane, skin of dorsum of nose.
Synonym(s): arteria ethmoidalis anterior.

an·te·ri·or eth·moi·dal ar·te·ry

(an-tēr'ē-ŏr eth-moyd'ăl ahr'tĕr-ē) [TA]
Origin, ophthalmic; distribution, central dura mater of anterior cranial fossa, anterior ethmoidal cells, frontal sinus, anterior upper part of nasal mucous membrane, skin of dorsum of nose.
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(4) In cases in which nasal trauma has caused epistaxis, ligation of the anterior ethmoidal vessels is often the procedure of choice.

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