Inferior laryngeal artery

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Inferior laryngeal artery
Details
Latin arteria laryngea inferior
Supplies larynx
Source
inferior thyroid artery
inferior laryngeal vein
Identifiers
Gray's p.581
Dorlands
/Elsevier
a_61/12154812
TA A12.2.08.044
FMA FMA:52492
Anatomical terminology

The inferior laryngeal artery ascends upon the trachea to the back part of the larynx under cover of the Constrictor pharyngis inferior, in company with the recurrent nerve, and supplies the muscles and mucous membrane of this part, anastomosing with the branch from the opposite side, and with the superior laryngeal branch of the superior thyroid artery.

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This article incorporates text from a public domain edition of Gray's Anatomy.