Arteries are blood vessels that transport blood from the heart to various parts of the body. Explore what roles different arteries play in our health.

Arteries are examined with diagnostic tests
The Transverse Cervical Artery
An illustration shows arteries with a section cut away to reveal red blood cells inside.
Why Is the Suprascapular Artery Important?
Afro man touches fingers of sore throat, isolated on gray background. Thyroid gland, painful swallowing, tonsillitis, laryngeal swelling concept. Inflammation of the upper respiratory tract
The Anatomy of and Function of the Costocervical Trunk
Doctor examines older patient with tongue depressor
What Is the Lingual Artery?
Sphenopalatine artery
The Anatomy of the Sphenopalatine Artery
Diagram of the brain, showing the circle of Willis
Anatomy and Function of the Posterior Communicating Artery
Neck anatomy showing arteries of pharyngeal region and thyroid, parathyroid glands
The Anatomy of the Superior Thyroid Artery
Human neck anatomy, illustration
The Anatomy of the Inferior Thyroid Artery
X-Ray image of the upper foot showing the dorsal pedis artery and bones.
Dorsalis Pedis Artery: Anatomy, Function, and Significance
subclavian artery
The Anatomy of the Subclavian Artery
Arteriosclerosis, hardening of the arteries
What You Need to Know About Arteriosclerosis
Closeup of man doing box jump exercise at gym
The Anatomy of the Anterior Tibial Artery
Small intestine, illustration
The Anatomy of the Superior Mesenteric Artery
Eyesight exam
The Anatomy of the Ophthalmic Artery
Pelvis rear view - skeleton and circulatory
Internal Iliac Artery: Anatomy, Function, and Significance.
Man running up a rocky hill
The Anatomy of the Posterior Tibial Artery
Vascular system of head - stock illustration
The Anatomy of the Facial Artery
Brain vascular system and blood supply. Artwork showing the brain with arteries (red) and veins (blue).
The Anatomy of the Anterior Cerebral Artery
The blood supply of the pelvis
External Iliac Artery: Anatomy, Function, Significance
Human heart, artwork - stock illustration
The Anatomy of the Left Coronary Artery
Human Heart Anatomy
What's the Largest Artery in the Body, the Aorta, Responsible For?
The blood supply of the pelvis
The Anatomy of the Common Iliac Artery
Anatomy of Human Heart on medical background
The Anatomy of the Aortic Arch
Holding an image of aorta vena cava and ureteres
Abdominal Aorta: Anatomy, Function, and Significance
Closeup of the back of a man's head
The Anatomy and Function of the Occipital Artery
Patient undergoing a CAT scan of the heart
The Anatomy of the Ascending Aorta
Red blood cells traveling through a vessel
The Anatomy of the Brachiocephalic Artery
Woman getting her thyroid checked by a doctor
The Anatomy of the Thyrocervical Trunk
Runner taking her pulse at the common carotid artery
The Anatomy of the Common Carotid Artery
Dentist showing patient an X-ray of the mouth
The Anatomy of the Maxillary Artery
Doctor taking a woman's pulse via the carotid artery
The Anatomy of the External Carotid Artery
Doctor holding model of the human heart
The Importance of Your Right Coronary Artery
Doctor showing a model of the human brain to a patient
The Anatomy of the Middle Meningeal Artery
Doctor and nurse looking at a CT scan of the brain
Anatomy of the Basilar Artery
Illustration of throat anatomy
The Anatomy of the Carotid Artery
Closeup of woman's leg while exercising
The Anatomy of the Femoral Artery
Woman running outside
What Is the the Popliteal Artery?
Man stretching forearm
This Artery Fuels Your Forearm Muscles
Keeping your health in check is vital
Anatomy of the Radial Artery
Neck pain medical exam.
The Anatomy of the Vertebral Artery
Doctor examining a man's arm with a stethoscope
The Anatomy of the Brachial Artery
Radiologist looking at brain scan
The Anatomy of the Important Vessels of Your Brain
Illustration of veins and capillaries
Capillary Structure and Function in the Body
Human Internal Organ of Heart with Circulatory System Anatomy X-ray 3D rendering
The Pulmonary Artery: Where Blue Blood Goes to Get Red Again
Doctor viewing brain scans
Do You Know What the Middle Cerebral Artery Does?

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