Definition of Internal auditory artery

1. Noun. An artery that is a branch of the basilar artery that supplies the labyrinth.

Medical Definition of Internal auditory artery

1. Internal acoustic meatal branch. A branch of the basilar artery that enters the labyrinth through the internal acoustic meatus. Synonym: arteria labyrinthi, ramus meatus acustici interni, arteria auditiva interna, artery of labyrinth, internal auditory artery. (05 Mar 2000)

Lexicographical Neighbors of Internal Auditory Artery

internal-combustion engine
internal-external control
internal acoustic foramen
internal acoustic pore
internal adhesive pericarditis
internal affairs
internal anal sphincter
internal angle
internal arcuate fibres
internal attachment
internal auditor
internal auditory artery (current term)
internal auditory canal
internal auditory foramen
internal auditory meatus
internal auditory vein
internal auditory veins
internal axis of eye
internal base of skull
internal bias
internal branch of accessory nerve
internal branch of superior laryngeal nerve
internal canthus
internal capsule
internal capsule syndrome
internal carotid (nervous) plexus

Literary usage of Internal auditory artery

Below you will find example usage of this term as found in modern and/or classical literature:

1. Principles and Practice of Modern Otology by John Finch Barnhill, Ernest deWolfe Wales (1911)
"Branches that communicate with branches of the internal auditory artery. Veins empty into middle meningeal and deep auricular veins. ..."

2. Edinburgh Medical Journal (1905)
"... internal auditory artery which supplies the cochlea. I have only been able to find one authenticated case of embolism of the internal auditory artery on ..."

3. Demonstrations of anatomy: Being a Guide to the Knowledge of the Human Body by George Viner Ellis (1882)
"internal auditory artery has a branch to membranous sacs ; termination; ... The internal auditory artery arises from the basilar trunk within the skull (p. ..."

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