Infrahyoid branch of superior thyroid artery
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|Infrahyoid branch of superior thyroid artery|
|Latin||Ramus infrahyoideus arteriae thyroideae superioris|
|Superior thyroid artery|
The infrahyoid branch of superior thyroid artery (or hyoid artery) is small artery in the neck. It is a branch of the superior thyroid artery and it runs along the lower border of the hyoid bone beneath the thyrohyoid muscle. This artery anastomizes with the vessel of the opposite side.
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