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Medial Basal Segmental Artery of Right Lung
Cardiovascular System

Medial Basal Segmental Artery of Right Lung

Arteria segmentalis basalis medialis pulmonis dextri

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Quick Facts

Origin: Inferior lobar artery of right lung.

Course: Accompanies the medial basal segmental bronchus (B7) of right lung.

Branches: None.

Supplied Structures: Medial basal bronchopulmonary segment of right lung.

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List of Clinical Correlates

- Pulmonary embolism

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