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Lesser palatine arteries

Artery: Lesser palatine arteries
Latin arteriae palatinae minores
Source descending palatine artery   
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Lesser palatine arteries

The lesser palatine arteries go through the lesser palatine foramina, and supply the soft palate.

It gives off tonsillary branches to the palatine tonsils.[1]

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