Definition of Artery, vertebral

Artery, vertebral: A key artery located in the back of the neck that carries blood from the heart to the brain.


Last Editorial Review: 6/9/2016

Search MedTerms:


Back to MedTerms online medical dictionary A-Z List
Pill Identifier Tool

Need help identifying pills and medications?
Use the pill finder tool on RxList.

Health Solutions From Our Sponsors