Definitions for ophthalmic artery
ophthalmic artery, arteria ophthalmica(noun)
a branch of the internal carotid artery that supplies the eye and neighboring structures
U.S. National Library of Medicine
Artery originating from the internal carotid artery and distributing to the eye, orbit and adjacent facial structures.
Use the citation below to add this definition to your bibliography:
"ophthalmic artery." Definitions.net. STANDS4 LLC, 2013. Web. 21 May 2013. <http://www.definitions.net/definition/ophthalmic artery>.