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*  Internal carotid artery
The named branches of the ophthalmic segment are: the ophthalmic artery the superior hypophyseal artery The communicating ... Branches from the ophthalmic portion Ophthalmic artery Superior hypophyseal artery C7: Branches from the communicating portion ... The named branches of the petrous segment of the internal carotid artery are: the vidian artery or artery of the pterygoid ... C2: Branches from the petrous portion Caroticotympanic arteries Artery of pterygoid canal (vidian artery) C3: Branches from the ...
*  Amaurosis fugax
... ophthalmic artery, or ciliary arteries may cause this transient monocular blindness. Atherosclerotic carotid artery: Amaurosis ... ophthalmic artery, or ciliary artery blood flow, leading to a decrease in retinal circulation which, in turn, causes retinal ... during which an embolus unilaterally obstructs the lumen of the retinal artery or ophthalmic artery, causing a decrease in ... Atherosclerotic ophthalmic artery: Will present similarly to an atherosclerotic internal carotid artery. Cardiac emboli: ...
*  Central retinal artery occlusion
The ophthalmic artery branches off into the central retinal artery which travels with the optic nerve until it enters the eye. ... Central retinal artery occlusion (CRAO) is a disease of the eye where the flow of blood through the central retinal artery is ... This central retinal artery provides nutrients to the retina of the eye, more specifically the inner retina and the surface of ... The artery can re-canalize over time and the edema can clear. However, optic atrophy leads to permanent loss of vision. ...
*  Ocular ischemic syndrome
The retinal arteries may show spontaneous pulsations. If carotid occlusive disease results in ophthalmic artery occlusion, ... Retinal artery occlusion (such as central retinal artery occlusion or branch retinal artery occlusion) leads to rapid death of ... Other causes include: Takayasu's arteritis Giant cell arteritis Severe ophthalmic artery occlusion, due to thromboembolism. ... The syndrome has been associated with occlusion of the common carotid artery, internal carotid artery, and less frequently the ...
*  Ophthalmic artery
Lacrimal artery Supraorbital artery Posterior ethmoidal artery Anterior ethmoidal artery Medial palpebral artery Frontal artery ... ciliary artery Central retinal artery Superior muscular artery Inferior muscular artery Branches of the ophthalmic artery ... The ophthalmic artery (OA) is the first branch of the internal carotid artery distal to the cavernous sinus. Branches of the OA ... As with central retinal artery occlusions, ophthalmic artery occlusions may result from systemic cardiovascular diseases; ...
*  Anterior ethmoidal foramen
The ophthalmic artery and its branches. This article incorporates text in the public domain from the 20th edition of Gray's ... transmits the anterior ethmoidal artery, vein and nerve. The anterior ethmoidal nerve, a branch of the nasociliary nerve, runs ...
*  Posterior ethmoidal foramen
The ophthalmic artery and its branches. Labeled photo of foramina of skull base. lesson3 at The Anatomy Lesson by Wesley Norman ...
*  Optic nerve
The ophthalmic artery and its branches. (optic nerve is yellow) Superficial dissection of brain-stem. Lateral view. Dissection ...
*  Optic disc pallor
"Chapter 4-Optic Nerve Compression: Vascular - Ophthalmic Artery Aneurysm". Oph.ucsd.edu. Retrieved 2012-02-15. "EyeRounds.org: ...
*  Ciliary arteries
The anterior ciliary arteries are derived from the muscular branches of the ophthalmic artery. The ophthalmic artery and its ... The short posterior ciliary arteries from six to twelve in number, arise from the ophthalmic as it crosses the optic nerve. The ... The ciliary arteries are divisible into three groups, the long posterior, short posterior, and the anterior. ... long posterior ciliary arteries, two for each eye, pierce the posterior part of the sclera at some little distance from the ...
*  Anterior ciliary arteries
The anterior ciliary arteries are branches of the ophthalmic artery and run to the front of the eyeball in company with the ... The anterior ciliary arteries are seven small arteries in each eye-socket that supply the conjunctiva, sclera and the rectus ... They are derived from the muscular branches of the ophthalmic artery. ... Three of the four rectus muscles; the superior, inferior and medial, are supplied by two ciliary arteries each, while the ...
*  Retinoblastoma
"Superselective catheterization of the ophthalmic artery for intraarterial chemotherapy for retinoblastoma". Retina ( ... Lee,, K. Weng Sehu,... William R. (2005). Ophthalmic pathology : an illustrated guide for clinicians. Malden: Blackwell ...
*  Dorsal nasal artery
The dorsal nasal artery (nasal artery) is an artery of the head. It is one of the two terminal branches of the ophthalmic ... One of these crosses the root of the nose, and anastomoses with the angular artery. The other runs along the dorsum of the nose ... supplying its outer surface, and anastomoses with its fellow artery of the opposite side, and with the lateral nasal branch of ... artery. It emerges from the orbit above the medial palpebral ligament, and, after giving a twig to the upper part of the ...
*  Lacrimal gland
The lacrimal artery, derived from the ophthalmic artery supplies the lacrimal gland. Venous blood returns via the superior ... The ophthalmic artery and its branches. Nerves of the orbit. Seen from above. Sympathetic connections of the sphenopalatine and ... They traverse as a periarteriolar plexus with the internal carotid artery, before they merge and form the deep petrosal nerve, ... The lacrimal nerve, derived from the ophthalmic nerve, supplies the sensory component of the lacrimal gland. The greater ...
*  Extraocular muscles
... a main branch of the ophthalmic artery. Additional branches of the ophthalmic artery include the ciliary arteries, which branch ... The extraocular muscles are supplied mainly by branches of the ophthalmic artery. This is done either directly or indirectly, ... The exact number and arrangement of these cilary arteries may vary. Branches of the infraorbital artery supply the inferior ... Each rectus muscle receives blood from two anterior ciliary arteries, except for the lateral rectus muscle, which receives ...
*  Optic canal
Compared to the optic nerve, the ophthalmic artery is located inferolaterally within the canal. The left and right optic canals ... which transmits the optic nerve and ophthalmic artery (with accompanying sympathetic nerve fibres) into the orbital cavity. ...
*  Melphalan
This is accomplished via transarterial catheter based slow pulsed infusion into the ophthalmic artery. Oral or intravenous; ...
*  Posterior ischemic optic neuropathy
The posterior optic nerve receives blood primarily from the pial branches of the ophthalmic artery. The optic canal, a boney ... When T-cells damage arteries supplying the optic nerve, a blood clot forms and stops blood flow. When blood flow stops, oxygen ... A sample (biopsy) of the temporal artery should be obtained to confirm the diagnosis and guide future management, but should ... Stevens WR, Glazer PA, Kelley SD, Lietman TM, Bradford DS (June 1997). "Ophthalmic complications after spinal surgery". Spine. ...
*  Giant-cell arteritis
In 76% of cases involving the eye, the ophthalmic artery is involved causing arteritic anterior ischemic optic neuropathy. ... to prevent irreversible blindness secondary to ophthalmic artery occlusion. Steroids do not prevent the diagnosis from later ... This mainly affects arteries around the head and neck, though some in the chest may also be affected. Diagnosis is suspected ... However, in about 10% of people the temporal artery is normal. Treatment is typically with high doses of steroids, such as ...
*  Lesser wing of sphenoid bone
... a recurrent branch from the lacrimal artery to the dura mater, and the ophthalmic vein. The anterior border is serrated for ... for the transmission of the optic nerve and ophthalmic artery. The skull from the front. Lesser wing of sphenoid bone Lesser ... It transmits the oculomotor nerve, the trochlear nerve, and the abducent nerve, the three branches of the ophthalmic division ... and when this occurs the termination of the groove for the internal carotid artery is converted into a foramen (carotico- ...
*  Retina
To accommodate this differential metabolic demand, the ophthalmic artery bifurcates and supplies the retina via two distinct ... Qureshi, T. A.; Habib, M.; Hunter, A.; Al-Diri, B. (June 2013). "A manually-labeled, artery/vein classified benchmark for the ...
*  Superior ophthalmic vein
... it pursues the same course as the ophthalmic artery, and receives tributaries corresponding to the branches of that vessel. ... The ethmoidal veins drain into the superior ophthalmic vein. Vorticose veins also drain into the superior ophthalmic vein. The ... The superior ophthalmic vein begins at the inner angle of the orbit in a vein named the nasofrontal which communicates ... via the ophthalmic vein through the cavernous sinus. As a result, an infection of the face may spread to the cavernous sinus ...
*  Infantile Hemangioma
Diagnosis and treatment of an ophthalmic artery occlusion during an intralesional injection of corticosteroid into an eyelid ...
*  Hyaloid artery
The hyaloid artery is a branch of the ophthalmic artery, which is itself a branch of the internal carotid artery. It is ... Occasionally the artery may not fully regress, resulting in the condition persistent hyaloid artery. More commonly, small ... Its proximal portion remains as the central artery of the retina. Regression of the hyaloid artery leaves a clear central zone ... Free remnants can sometimes be seen as "floaters". An anterior remnant of the hyaloid artery can be seen in some people as ...
*  Conjunctiva
... conjunctival and palpebral conjunctival vessels will be supplied by both the ophthalmic artery and the external carotid artery ... Blood to the bulbar conjunctiva is primarily derived from the ophthalmic artery. The blood supply to the palpebral conjunctiva ... Carotid artery occlusion is associated with slower conjunctival blood flow and apparent capillary loss. With age, the ... the eyelid) is derived from the external carotid artery. However, the circulation of the bulbar conjunctiva and palpebral ...
*  Macropsia
Ophthalmic Physiol Opt. 1995; 15:339-343. Kroyer K, Jensen OM, Larsen M. Objective signs of photoreceptor displacement by ... Park, M. G., Joo, H., Park, K. P., & Kim, D. S. (2005). Macropsia caused by acute posterior cerebral artery infarction. J ...
*  Angular artery
... it ends by anastomosing with the dorsal nasal branch of the ophthalmic artery. Lateral head anatomy detail Head anatomy ... The angular artery is the terminal part of the facial artery; it ascends to the medial angle of the eye's orbit, imbedded in ...