cerebellar artery

cerebellar artery
cerebellar artery n any of several branches of the basilar and vertebral arteries that supply the cerebellum see ANTERIOR INFERIOR CEREBELLAR ARTERY, POSTERIOR INFERIOR CEREBELLAR ARTERY, SUPERIOR CEREBELLAR ARTERY

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  • superior cerebellar artery — n an artery that arises from the basilar artery just before it divides to form the posterior cerebral arteries and supplies or gives off branches supplying the superior part of the cerebellum, midbrain, pineal gland, and choroid plexus of the… …   Medical dictionary

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