end artery

noun

Medical Definition of end artery

: a terminal artery (as a coronary artery) supplying all or most of the blood to a body part without significant collateral circulation

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“End artery.” Merriam-Webster.com Medical Dictionary, Merriam-Webster, https://www.merriam-webster.com/medical/end%20artery. Accessed 12 Jun. 2021.

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