Inferior laryngeal artery

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Inferior laryngeal artery
Latin arteria laryngea inferior
Supplies larynx
inferior thyroid artery
inferior laryngeal vein
Gray's p.581
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.