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common carotid artery branches into
external and internal carotid arteries
internal carotid artery gives off branches here
in cranial cavity; no branches in neck
external carotid artery gives off branches here
to the head and neck; none in the cranial cavity
Mnemonic for Branches of External Carotid
Suck A Long Fat Oblong Penis My Stupid Trick
Branches of External Carotid in order from inferior to superior
Superior Thyroid Artery, Ascending Pharyngeal Artery, Lingual Artery, Facial Artery, Occipital Artery, Posterior Auricular Artery, Maxillary Artery, Superficial Temporal Artery
How many branches of the external carotid artery are there?
8
what is the terminal branch of the external carotid artery?
superficial temporal artery