nutrient artery of fibula

n.

An artery with its origin in the peroneal artery, with distribution to the fibula.

Nearby words

  1. nutrasweet,
  2. nutria,
  3. nutrient,
  4. nutrient artery,
  5. nutrient artery of femur,
  6. nutrient artery of humerus,
  7. nutrient canal,
  8. nutrient foramen,
  9. nutrient vessel,
  10. nutrient-dense


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