Meningeal branch of occipital artery

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Artery: Meningeal branch of occipital artery
Latin ramus meningeus arteriae occipitalis
Gray's subject #144 557
Dorlands
/ Elsevier
    
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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.

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