thyroid ima artery

(redirected from lowest thyroid artery)

thy·roid i·ma ar·ter·y

[TA]
an inconstant artery; origin, arch of aorta or brachiocephalic artery; distribution, medial aspects of both lobes of thyroid gland.

thy·roid i·ma ar·te·ry

(thī'royd ī'mă ahr'tĕr-ē) [TA]
An inconstant artery; origin, arch of aorta or brachiocephalic artery; distribution, thyroid gland.
Synonym(s): arteria thyroidea ima, lowest thyroid artery, Neubauer artery.

Neubauer,

Johann E., German anatomist, 1742-1777.
Neubauer artery - Synonym(s): thyroid ima artery
Neubauer ruled hemacytometer
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In this case a large lowest thyroid artery took origin from the left internal thoracic artery to supply the thyroid gland.
Absence of three thyroid arteries replaced by an unusual lowest thyroid artery (Arteria thyroidea ima): a case report.

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