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Arteries of the Face - branches of the external & internal carotid arteries

Neck and shoulder arteries :) Coloured X-ray of the arteries (red) of a human neck and shoulder. The bones (purple) are also seen on the X-ray, aiding identification of the arteries. The ribs of the chest (across bottom) are seen from the front. The head (upper right) has been turned to one side to expose the right-hand side of the neck and its carotid arteries (internal and external). These bring oxygenated blood to the head. The right arm (centre left) has been raised to show how the…

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Sudden sensorineural hearing loss associated with internal carotid artery pseudoaneurysm: causal or incidental? - PubMed - NCBI

When something gets compromised, the Circle of Willis was designed to compensate. :)

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Angiogram of the head: Common Carotid Artery. Internal Carotid Artery. Ascending pharyngeal Artery. Occipital Artery. Superficial Tempor...

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