posterior ulnar recurrent artery


posterior ulnar recurrent artery
posterior ulnar recurrent artery n ULNAR RECURRENT ARTERY (b)

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  • Posterior ulnar recurrent artery — Infobox Artery Name = PAGENAME Latin = ramus posterior arteriae recurrentis ulnaris GraySubject = 152 GrayPage = 596 Caption = Arteries of the back of the forearm and hand. (Posterior ulnar recurrent labeled at center left.) Caption2 = Ulnar and… …   Wikipedia

  • ulnar recurrent artery — n either of the two small branches of the ulnar artery arising from its medial side: a) one that arises just below the elbow and supplies the brachialis muscle and the pronator teres called also anterior ulnar recurrent artery b) one that is… …   Medical dictionary

  • Superior ulnar collateral artery — Infobox Artery Name = PAGENAME Latin = arteria collateralis ulnaris superior GraySubject = 150 GrayPage = 591 Caption = Diagram of the anastomosis around the elbow joint. (Sup. ulnar collateral labeled at upper right.) Caption2 = BranchFrom =… …   Wikipedia

  • Inferior ulnar collateral artery — Infobox Artery Name = PAGENAME Latin = arteria collateralis ulnaris inferior GraySubject = 150 GrayPage = 592 Caption = Diagram of the anastomosis around the elbow joint. (Inf. ulnar collateral labeled at center right.) Caption2 = Arteries of the …   Wikipedia

  • Ulnar artery — Infobox Artery Name = PAGENAME Latin = A. Ulnaris GraySubject = 152 GrayPage = 595 Caption = Palm of left hand, showing position of skin creases and bones, and surface markings for the volar arches. Caption2 = Front of right upper extremity,… …   Wikipedia

  • Posterior interosseous artery — Artery: Posterior interosseous artery Arteries of the back of the forearm and hand. (Dorsal interosseus labeled at center right.) …   Wikipedia

  • ulnar artery — n an artery that is the larger of the two terminal branches of the brachial artery, runs along the ulnar side of the forearm, and gives off near its origin the anterior and posterior ulnar recurrent arteries * * * a branch of the brachial artery… …   Medical dictionary

  • Artery — A vessel that carries blood that is high in oxygen content away from the heart to the farthest reaches of the body. Since blood in arteries is usually full of oxygen, the hemoglobin in the red blood cells is oxygenated. The resultant form of… …   Medical dictionary

  • ulnar artery — noun large artery that branches from the brachial artery to supply the muscles of the forearm and wrist and hand • Syn: ↑arteria ulnaris • Hypernyms: ↑artery, ↑arteria, ↑arterial blood vessel * * * noun : an artery that is the larger of the two… …   Useful english dictionary

  • ramus posterior arteriae recurrentis ulnaris — [TA] posterior branch of ulnar recurrent artery: a branch running to the back of the medial epicondyle, supplying the elbow joint and neighboring muscles …   Medical dictionary


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