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Meningeal branches of vertebral artery

The meningeal branches of vertebral artery (posterior meningeal branch) springs from the vertebral opposite the foramen magnum, ramifies between the bone and dura mater in the cerebellar fossa, and supplies the falx cerebelli.

Meningeal branches of vertebral artery
Details
Sourcevertebral artery
Suppliesmeninges
Identifiers
Latinrami meningei arteriae vertebralis
Anatomical terminology

It is frequently represented by one or two small branches.

ReferencesEdit

This article incorporates text in the public domain from page 578 of the 20th edition of Gray's Anatomy (1918)