Mental branch of inferior alveolar artery

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Artery: Mental branch of inferior alveolar artery
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Plan of branches of internal maxillary artery.
Latin ramus mentalis arteriae alveolaris inferioris
Gray's p.561
Source inferior alveolar artery

The mental branch of inferior alveolar artery escapes with the nerve at the mental foramen, supplies the chin, and anastomoses with the submental and inferior labial arteries.

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