auricular artery n.
An artery with origin in the external carotid artery, with muscular, posterior tympanic, auricular, occipital, and stylomastoid branches; posterior auricular artery.
An artery with origin in the maxillary artery, with distribution to the articulation of the jaw, parotid gland, and external acoustic meatus, and with anastomoses to the branches of the superficial temporal and the posterior auricular arteries; deep auricular artery.
- Auricular fissure
auricular fissure auricular fissure n. See tympanomastoid fissure.
- Auricular fibrillation
auricular fibrillation auricular fibrillation n. See atrial fibrillation. Historical Examples It is the general consensus of opinion that auricular fibrillation may persist for months or even years. Arteriosclerosis and Hypertension: Louis Marshall Warfield If that is true, then auricular fibrillation may last for many years. Arteriosclerosis and Hypertension: Louis Marshall Warfield Some hold that the […]
- Auricular flutter
auricular flutter auricular flutter n. See atrial flutter. Historical Examples Graphic records are not essential as in auricular flutter to establish the condition. Arteriosclerosis and Hypertension: Louis Marshall Warfield
- Auricular muscle
auricular muscle auricular muscle n. A muscle with origin in the galea, with insertion to the auricular cartilage, with nerve supply from the facial nerve, and whose action draws the pinna of the ear upward and forward; anterior auricular muscle. A muscle with origin in the mastoid process, with insertion to the root of the […]