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*  Radial artery
The radial and ulnar arteries. Front of right upper extremity, showing surface markings for bones, arteries, and nerves. Radial ... The radial artery can be less easily felt as it crosses the anatomical snuff box. The radial artery is used for coronary artery ... In human anatomy, the radial artery is the main artery of the lateral aspect of the forearm. The radial artery arises from the ... Radial recurrent artery - arises just after the radial artery comes off the brachial artery. It travels superiorly to ...
*  Vena comitans
Examples of arteries and their venae comitantes: Radial artery and radial veins Ulnar artery and ulnar veins Brachial artery ... They are found in close proximity to arteries so that the pulsations of the artery aid venous return. Because they are ... Venae comitantes are usually found with certain smaller arteries, especially those in the extremities. Larger arteries, on the ... Axillary artery and the axillary vein Subclavian artery and the subclavian vein Gray's page #641 Photo of Venae comitantes of ...
*  Ulnar artery
Along its course, it is accompanied by a similarly named vein or veins, the ulnar vein or ulnar veins. The ulnar artery, the ... Forearm: Anterior ulnar recurrent artery, Posterior ulnar recurrent artery, Common interosseous is very short around 1 cm and ... On its medial side is the pisiform bone, and, somewhat behind the artery, the ulnar nerve. The ulnar artery varies in its ... Arteries of the right forearm - anterior view. Ulnar and radial arteries. Deep view. This article incorporates text in the ...
*  Palmar carpal branch of ulnar artery
The palmar carpal branch of ulnar artery (volar carpal branch) is a small vessel which crosses the front of the carpus beneath ... the tendons of the Flexor digitorum profundus, and anastomoses with the corresponding branch of the radial artery. This article ...
*  Deep palmar branch of ulnar artery
The deep palmar branch of ulnar artery (deep volar branch, profunda branch) passes between the Abductor digiti minimi and ... Deep branch of ulnar nerve This article incorporates text in the public domain from the 20th edition of Gray's Anatomy (1918) ... Flexor digiti minimi brevis and through the origin of the Opponens digiti minimi; it anastomoses with the radial artery, and ...
*  Dorsal carpal branch of the ulnar artery
The dorsal carpal branch of the ulnar artery arises from the ulnar artery immediately above the pisiform bone, and winds ... Immediately after its origin, it gives off a small branch, which runs along the ulnar side of the fifth metacarpal bone, and ... to anastomose with a corresponding branch of the radial artery. ... supplies the ulnar side of the dorsal surface of the little ...
*  Ulnar recurrent artery
... can refer to: Anterior ulnar recurrent artery (ramus anterior arteriae recurrentis ulnaris) Posterior ... ulnar recurrent artery (ramus posterior arteriae recurrentis ulnaris). ...
*  Anterior ulnar recurrent artery
The anterior ulnar recurrent artery is an artery in the forearm. It is one of two recurrent arteries that arises from the ulnar ... artery, the other being the posterior ulnar recurrent artery. It arises from the ulnar artery immediately below the elbow-joint ... In front of the medial epicondyle it anastomoses with the superior and Inferior ulnar collateral arteries. Posterior ulnar ... recurrent artery This article incorporates text in the public domain from the 20th edition of Gray's Anatomy (1918) ...
*  Posterior ulnar recurrent artery
It is one of two recurrent arteries that arises from the ulnar artery, the other being the anterior ulnar recurrent artery. The ... The posterior ulnar recurrent artery is an artery in the forearm. ... and anastomoses with the superior and inferior ulnar collateral arteries and the interosseous recurrent arteries. Anterior ... posterior ulnar recurrent artery being much larger than the anterior and also arises somewhat lower than it. It passes backward ...
*  Inferior ulnar collateral artery
The inferior ulnar collateral artery (anastomotica magna artery) is a artery in the arm. It arises about 5 cm. above the elbow ... The brachial artery. Inferior ulnar collateral artery This article incorporates text in the public domain from the 20th edition ... Behind the medial epicondyle a branch anastomoses with the superior ulnar collateral and posterior ulnar recurrent arteries. ... As the vessel lies on the brachialis, it gives off branches which ascend to join the superior ulnar collateral: others descend ...
*  Superior ulnar collateral artery
The superior ulnar collateral artery (inferior profunda artery), of small size, arises from the brachial artery a little below ... accompanied by the ulnar nerve, and ends under the Flexor carpi ulnaris by anastomosing with the posterior ulnar recurrent, and ... The brachial artery. This article incorporates text in the public domain from the 20th edition of Gray's Anatomy (1918) ... It sometimes sends a branch in front of the medial epicondyle, to anastomose with the anterior ulnar recurrent. Cross-section ...
*  Adductor pollicis muscle
The radial and ulnar arteries. Superficial palmar nerves. Deep palmar nerves. Front of the left forearm. Deep muscles. ( ... The radial artery passes between the two heads, travelling from the back of the hand into the palm, where it forms the deep ... The adductor pollicis is innervated by the deep branch of the ulnar nerve (C8-T1). Between the oblique and transverse heads is ... In neuromuscular monitoring, the ulnar nerve is stimulated and the strength of adductor pollicis contraction is measured. The ...
*  Princeps pollicis artery
The radial and ulnar arteries. (Arteria princeps pollicis visible at lower left.) Ulnar and radial arteries. Deep view. This ... The princeps pollicis artery, or principal artery of the thumb, arises from the radial artery just as it turns medially towards ...
*  Flexor digitorum superficialis muscle
... and it is between these heads that the median nerve and ulnar artery pass. The ulnar collateral ligament of elbow joint gives ... The radial and ulnar arteries. Flexor digitorum superficialis muscle Flexor digitorum superficialis muscle Flexor digitorum ...
*  Brachial artery
Profunda brachii artery (deep brachial artery) Superior ulnar collateral artery Inferior ulnar collateral artery Radial artery ... The axillary artery and its branches. The radial and ulnar arteries. Ulnar and radial arteries. Deep view. The deep veins of ... The brachial artery can be palpated midway along the medial side of the arm. Femoral artery a leg based artery with a similar ... It then divides into the radial and ulnar arteries which run down the forearm. In some individuals, the bifurcation occurs much ...
*  Superficial palmar arch
The radial and ulnar arteries. Superficial palmar arterial and venous arches Superficial palmar arterial and venous arche ... the radialis indicis artery, or the median artery, the former two of which are branches from the radial artery. Alternative ... The superficial palmar arch is formed predominantly by the ulnar artery, with a contribution from the superficial palmar branch ... each common palmar digital artery divides into two proper palmar digital arteries. Four digital branches arise from this palmar ...
*  Extrinsic extensor muscles of the hand
The ECU is supplied by the ulnar artery. The APL, EPB, EPL, EI, ED, and EDM are supplied by the Posterior interosseous artery, ... a branch of the ulnar artery. The ECRL and ECRB receive blood from the radial artery. The ECRL is supplied by the radial nerve ... On the back of the hand, the ED tendons diverge to follow the fingers and the EI tendon joins the ulnar side of one of the ED ... The tendon to the index finger is accompanied by the EI, which lies on its ulnar side. On the back of the hand, the tendons to ...
*  Median nerve
Vascular branches supplies the radial and ulnar arteries. Meanwhile, a communicating branch is given to the ulnar nerve. The ... It crosses the radial artery (branch of brachial artery) while being separated by the deep head of the pronator teres. It then ... The latter two muscles are supplied by the ulnar nerve (specifically the muscular branches of ulnar nerve). The main portion of ... During gestation, a median artery that serves the hand retracts. However, in some individuals the median artery does not ...
*  Ulnar veins
They follow the same course as the ulnar artery. Ulnar veins Ulnar vein "Ulnar veins". Medcyclopaedia. GE. Archived from the ... In anatomy, the ulnar veins are venae comitantes for the ulnar artery. They mostly drain the medial aspect of the forearm. They ...
*  Allen's test
The hand is normally supplied by blood from both the ulnar and radial arteries. The arteries join in the hand. Thus, if the ... Pressure is applied over the ulnar and the radial arteries so as to occlude both of them. Still elevated, the hand is then ... If color fails to return, the test is considered abnormal and it suggests that the ulnar artery supply to the hand is not ... The test may be repeated, this time occluding the ulnar arteries. Allen's test looks for abnormal circulation. If color returns ...
*  Pronator teres muscle
The median nerve enters the forearm between the two heads of the muscle, and is separated from the ulnar artery by the ulnar ... Discovery ulnar artery, pronator teres muscle and brachioradialis muscle.Superficial dissection.Anterior view. This article ... Occasionally, the ulnar head is absent. Also, additional slips from the medial intermuscular septum, from the biceps brachii, ... The ulnar head is a thin fasciculus, which arises from the medial side of the coronoid process of the ulna, and joins the ...
*  Bicipital aponeurosis
These individuals are at risk for accidental injury to the ulnar artery during venipuncture. This article incorporates text in ... Some individuals (about 3% of the population) have a superficial ulnar artery that runs superficially to the bicipital ... "The superficial ulnar artery--a potential hazard in patients with difficult venous access". British Journal of Anaesthesia. 94 ... and helps to protect the brachial artery and the median nerve running underneath. This protection is important during ...
*  Microsurgery
E-Medicine Microsurgery Principles Video recorded through Microscope of Ulnar Artery Repaired using Microsurgical Techniques. ... In addition, it allows reconstruction of small arteries in clinical organ transplantation (e.g. accessory arteries in cadaver ... A region of "donor" tissue is selected that can be isolated on a feeding artery and vein; this tissue is usually a composite of ... Generally replantation involves restoring blood flow through arteries and veins, restoring the bony skeleton and connecting ...
*  Heart rate
The ulnar artery. The neck (carotid artery). The inside of the elbow, or under the biceps muscle (brachial artery). The groin ( ... The radial artery is the easiest to use to check the heart rate. However, in emergency situations the most reliable arteries to ... The temple (superficial temporal artery). The lateral edge of the mandible (facial artery). The side of the head near the ear ( ... femoral artery). Behind the medial malleolus on the feet (posterior tibial artery). Middle of dorsum of the foot (dorsalis ...
*  Forearm
Brachial artery Radial artery Radial recurrent artery dorsal metacarpal artery Princeps pollicis artery Ulnar artery Anterior ... ulnar recurrent artery and posterior ulnar recurrent artery Common interosseous artery Posterior interosseous artery Anterior ... The ulnar nerve also runs the length of the forearm. The radial and ulnar arteries and their branches supply the blood to the ... radial and ulnar nerves) Median nerve - interior nerve of the anterior compartment (PT, FCR, PL, FDS). anterior interosseous ...
*  List of diseases (C)
... synostosis syndactyly jejunal atresia Coronaro-cardiac fistula Coronary arteries congenital malformation Coronary artery ... l Congenital heart block Congenital heart disease ptosis hypodontia craniostosis Congenital heart disease radio ulnar ... Carnitine-acylcarnitine translocase deficiency Carnosinase deficiency Carnosinemia Caroli disease Carotenemia Carotid artery ...
*  Deep palmar arch
It is usually formed mainly from the terminal part of the radial artery, with the ulnar artery contributing via its deep palmar ... This is in contrast to the superficial palmar arch, which is formed predominantly by the ulnar artery. The deep palmar arch ... Alongside of it, but running in the opposite direction-toward the radial side of the hand-is the deep branch of the ulnar nerve ... From the deep palmar arch emerge palmar metacarpal arteries. Superficial palmar arch Palmar carpal arch Dorsal carpal arch This ...