cerebral artery


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cerebral artery

one of the arteries that supply the brain. The middle cerebral artery is the largest of the cerebral arteries and the vessel most commonly affected by a cerebrovascular accident.

cerebral artery

The anterior, the middle, or the posterior cerebral artery.
See also: artery
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