Modality: Diagram

- “ Arterial anatomy around the elbow. Original diagram from Gray's anatomy, now out of copyright. Diagram of the basilar artery and circle of willis...”

Used in the following article:

  • Interosseous recurrent artery - “ The interosseous recurrent artery is a branch of the posterior interosseous artery just after its origin, within the proximal aspect of the poster...”
  • Inferior ulnar collateral artery - “ The inferior ulnar collateral artery is a vessel arising from the brachial artery at the distal-most part of the upper arm. Summary origin: bran...”
  • Posterior interosseous artery - “ The posterior interosseous artery is one of the two terminal branches of the short common interosseous artery (from the ulnar artery). The artery ...”
  • Cubital fossa - “ The cubital fossa (a.k.a. antecubital fossa) (plural: fossae) is an inverted triangular space that forms the transition between the arm and the fo...”
  • Radial recurrent artery - “ The radial recurrent artery is the largest lateral branch of the radial artery in the forearm, arising just after its origin. It courses proximall...”
  • Brachial artery - “ The brachial artery is the main supply of arterial blood to the arm, forearm and hand.  Summary origin: continuation of the axillary artery dist...”
  • 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, an...”
  • Anterior interosseous artery - “ The anterior interosseous artery is one of the two branches of the short common interosseous artery (from the ulnar artery). The artery courses de...”
  • Ulnar artery - “ The ulnar artery is a terminal branch of the brachial artery, arising at the proximal aspect of the forearm. Along with the radial artery, it is o...”
  • Posterior ulnar recurrent artery - “ The posterior ulnar recurrent artery is a recurrent branch of the proximal ulnar artery that ascends in the posterior medial aspect of the elbow, ...”
  • Radial artery - “ The radial artery is a terminal branch of the brachial artery and arises at the cubital fossa of the forearm. It is one of the two main arteries o...”
  • Superior ulnar collateral artery - “ The superior ulnar collateral artery is a vessel arising from the brachial artery at the middle part of the arm. Summary origin: branch of the b...”
  • Common interosseous artery - “ The common interosseous artery is a branch of the proximal part of the ulnar artery at the level of the pronator teres in the distal part of the c...”
  • Middle collateral artery - “ The middle collateral artery is one of the two terminal branches of the deep brachial artery. As it descends in the distal part of the posterior c...”
  • Arterial anastomosis of the elbow - “ The periarticular arterial anastomosis of the elbow consists of several arteries that supply the elbow joint and its supporting structures. It fun...”
  • Deep brachial artery - “ The deep brachial artery or profunda brachii artery is a large branch of the brachial artery, located in the arm. Summary origin: brachial arter...”
  • Radial collateral artery - “ The radial collateral artery is one of the two terminal branches of the deep brachial artery. As it descends in the distal part of the posterior c...”

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