Anterior ulnar recurrent artery

The anterior ulnar recurrent artery is a recurrent branch of the proximal ulnar artery that ascends in the anterior medial aspect of the elbow, anterior to the medial epicondyle of the humerus to anastomose with the inferior ulnar collateral artery (from the brachial artery) and contribute to the arterial anastomosis of the elbow.

Anatomy: Upper limb

Anatomy: Upper limb

Article information

rID: 55407
System: Vascular
Section: Anatomy
Synonyms or Alternate Spellings:

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Cases and figures

  • Figure 1: arteries of the elbow (Gray's illustration)
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