2003, Cilt 19, Sayı 1-2, Sayfa(lar) 109-112
Blood Supply to the Linguae of the Anatolian Buffaloes
Vural Özdemır1, Sadettin Tıpırdamaz2
1Afyon Kocatepe Üniversiiesi Veteriner Fakültesi Anatomi Anabilim Dalı, AFYON
2Selçuk Üniversitesi Veteriner Fakültesi Anatomi Anabilim Dalı, KONYA
Keywords: Artery, Linguae, Anatolian Buffalo

The aim of this study ıs to investigate macroscopically blood supply to the linguae ol Anatolian buffaloes. A total of 8 buffalo heads were used. It was observed that the main vessel ol linguae is lingual artery, and this artery ramified rr. perihyoidei, a. sublingualis, a. profunda linguae and rr. dorsales linguae.