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Anatomy Term: ophthalmic artery
XAO ID: 0000368
Definition: "A branch of the internal carotid artery that delivers blood to the eye. Together with the opthalmic vein, it forms a double ring encircling the eye and retina. It enters the eye obliquely by crossing over the ophthalmic vein and the internal jugular vein."
Stage Range: NF stage 33 and 34 to death
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Parent(s): artery (is_a) internal carotid artery (part_of)


References: Ontology Lookup Service , XB ANATOMY ONTOLOGY