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Middle Temporal Branches of Lateral Occipital Artery (Left)
Cardiovascular System

Middle Temporal Branches of Lateral Occipital Artery (Left)

Rami temporales medii arteriae occipitalis lateralis

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The intermediate temporal branches (aka middle temporal branches) arises from lateral occipital artery. It travels laterally, providing an arterial supply to the middle area of the inferior part of the temporal lobe.

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