innominate artery(redirected from brachiocephalic artery)
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Related to brachiocephalic artery: brachiocephalic vein, subclavian artery, Left common carotid artery
innominate artery[i¦näm·ə·nət ′ärd·ə·rē]
The first artery branching from the aortic arch; distributes blood to the head, neck, shoulder, and arm on the right side of the body.
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