Meningeal branch of occipital artery

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Artery: Meningeal branch of occipital artery
Latin ramus meningeus arteriae occipitalis
Gray's p.557

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.