Lateral nasal branch of facial artery
|Lateral nasal branch of facial artery|
The arteries of the face and scalp. (Lateral nasal labeled at center right.)
|Latin||ramus lateralis nasi arteriae facialis|
|Supplies||ala and dorsum of the nose|
It supplies the ala and dorsum of the nose, anastomosing with its fellow, with the septal and alar branches, with the dorsal nasal branch of the ophthalmic artery, and with the infraorbital branch of the internal maxillary.