Definition of Arteria vaginalis
1. Noun. A branch of the internal iliac that provides blood for the vagina and the base of the bladder and the rectum.
Generic synonyms: Arteria, Arterial Blood Vessel, Artery
Group relationships: Vagina
Medical Definition of Arteria vaginalis
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Literary usage of Arteria vaginalis
Below you will find example usage of this term as found in modern and/or classical literature:
1. Arteria Uterina Ovarica: The Utero-ovarian Artery, Or, the Genital Vascular by Byron Robinson (1903)
"The rule is, perhaps, one arteria vaginalis arises from the pelvic floor segment of the utero-ovarian artery. This may be called the arteria vaginalis ..."
2. Cunningham's Manual of Practical Anatomy by Daniel John Cunningham, Arthur Robinson (1914)
"arteria vaginalis.—The vaginal artery springs from the anterior division of the hypogastric artery. It probably represents the inferior vesical artery of ..."
3. Jenaische Zeitschrift für Naturwissenschaft by Medizinisch-naturwissenschaftliche Gesellschaft zu Jena (1866)
"VI, B) dann eine arteria vaginalis superior (Fig. VI, C) ab und spaltet sich dann in zwei Haupt- gefässe (Fig. VI, D. E), die, ..."
4. Manual of Practical Anatomy by Daniel John Cunningham (1921)
"arteria vaginalis. — The vaginal artery springs from the anterior division of the hypogastric artery. It probably represents the inferior vesical artery of ..."
5. Medical lexicon by Robley Dunglison (1860)
"The pulsation of the arteria vaginalis, which i« increased in pregnancy, during abortion, labour, ..."
6. A Dictionary of Medical Terminology, Dental Surgery, and the Collateral Sciences by Chapin Aaron Harris (1855)
"A term applied by Osiander to the increased pulsation of the arteria vaginalis, which occurs in pregnancy during the imminence of abortion. ..."