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arteria

 [ahr-te´re-ah] (pl. arte´riae) (L.)
artery. See also anatomic Table of Arteries in the Appendices.
arteria luso´ria an abnormally situated vessel behind the esophagus, usually the subclavian artery from the aortic arch; it may cause symptoms by compression of the esophagus, the trachea, or a nerve.

ar·ter·y (a),

(ar'ter-ē), [TA]
A relatively thick-walled, muscular, pulsating blood vessel conveying blood away from the heart. With the exception of the pulmonary and umbilical arteries, the arteries contain red or oxygenated blood. At the major arteries, the arterial branches are listed separately following the designation branches.
Synonym(s): arteria [TA]
[L. arteria, fr. G. artēria]

ar·te·ry

(ahrtĕr-ē ) [TA]
A generally (with the exception of the coronary artery), muscular blood vessel conveying blood away from the heart to the tissues. With the exception of the pulmonary and umbilical arteries, the arteries convey red or oxygenated blood.
Synonym(s): arteria [TA] .
[L. arteria, fr. G. artēria]

branch

(branch)
An offshoot; in anatomy, one of the primary divisions of a nerve or blood vessel.
See: ramus, artery, nerve, vein
Synonym(s): ramus (1) .
[Fr. branche, related to L. brachium, arm]

ar·te·ry

(ahrtĕr-ē ) [TA]
A relatively thick-walled, muscular, pulsating blood vessel conveying blood away from the heart.
Synonym(s): arteria [TA] .
[L. arteria, fr. G. artēria]
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La arteria subclavia derecha aberrante puede transcurrir de las siguientes maneras: dorsal al esofago (80% de los casos), entre el esofago y la traquea (15%) o anterior a la traquea (5%), a la altura de la tercera vertebra toracica, para luego retomar su trayecto normal hacia la base del cuello del lado derecho (11).
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In infants, the trachea is compressible; therefore, the typical signs and symptoms compression by arteria lusoria are respiratory, such as wheezing, stridor, recurrent pneumonia, and cyanosis.
A arteria subclavia direita emitiu, de medial para lateral, como ramos colaterais principais, as arterias: vertebral como primeiro ramo em 53,3%; tronco comum cervical superficial-profunda como segundo em 33,3%; e tronco costocervical-toracica interna como terceiro em 50% dos achados (Figura 2 A).
El objetivo del presente articulo fue describir la variacion anatomica en el origen y distribucion de la arteria lingual del caprino.