Meningeal branch of occipital artery

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Meningeal branch of occipital artery
Details
Latin ramus meningeus arteriae occipitalis
Identifiers
Gray's p.557
Dorlands
/Elsevier
r_02/12690880
Anatomical terminology

The meningeal branch of occipital artery ascends with the internal jugular vein, and enters the skull through the jugular foramen and condyloid canal, to supply the dura mater in the posterior fossa.

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