Medical Dictionary

helicine artery

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noun hel·i·cine artery \ˈhel-ə-ˌsēn-, ˈhē-lə-ˌsīn-\

Medical Definition of helicine artery

  1. :  any of various convoluted and dilated arterial vessels that empty directly into the cavernous spaces of erectile tissue and function in its erection


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