ulnar recurrent artery


ulnar recurrent artery
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 larger, arises lower on the arm, and supplies the elbow and associated muscles called also posterior ulnar recurrent artery

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  • ulnar recurrent artery — noun : either of the two small terminal branches of the ulnar artery that supply the upper forearm and elbow region …   Useful english dictionary

  • 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

  • Anterior ulnar recurrent artery — Infobox Artery Name = PAGENAME Latin = ramus anterior arteriae recurrentis ulnaris GraySubject = 152 GrayPage = 596 Caption = Diagram of the anastomosis around the elbow joint. (Anterior ulnar recurrent labeled at center right.) Caption2 = Ulnar… …   Wikipedia

  • anterior ulnar recurrent artery — n ULNAR RECURRENT ARTERY (a) …   Medical dictionary

  • posterior ulnar recurrent artery — n ULNAR RECURRENT ARTERY (b) …   Medical dictionary

  • recurrent artery ulnar — arteria recurrens ulnaris …   Medical dictionary

  • Radial recurrent artery — Infobox Artery Name = PAGENAME Latin = a. recurrens radialis GraySubject = 151 GrayPage = 594 Caption = Diagram of the anastomosis around the elbow joint. (Radial recurrent labeled at center left.) Caption2 = The radial and ulnar arteries.… …   Wikipedia

  • 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


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