Glossary of Medical Terms

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A vascular rete in the neighborhood of a joint, where such arrangements are general, enabling a collateral circulation by which blood will be supplied distal to the joint regardless of compromises resulting from joint position. Synonym: circulus articularis vasculosus, rete vasculosum articulare, articular network.
inferior thyroid vein   inferior tibiofibular joint   inferior tracheobronchial lymph nodes   inferior transverse scapular ligament   inferior triangle sign   inferior trunk of brachial plexus   inferior turbinated bone   inferior tympanic artery   (1)
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