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Encyclopedia > Anterior interosseous artery
Artery: Anterior interosseous artery
Ulnar and radial arteries. Deep view. (Volar interosseous labeled vertically at center.)
Latin arteria interossea anterior, arteria interossea volaris
Gray's subject #152 596
Supplies forearm
Source common interosseous artery
Dorlands/Elsevier a_61/12154698

The anterior interosseous artery (volar interosseous artery), passes down the forearm on the volar surface of the interosseous membrane. Image File history File links Download high-resolution version (415x900, 116 KB) File links The following pages on the English Wikipedia link to this file (pages on other projects are not listed): Brachioradialis Brachial artery Median nerve Flexor digitorum profundus muscle Ulnar nerve Wikipedia:Grays Anatomy images with missing... Latin is an ancient Indo-European language originally spoken in Latium, the region immediately surrounding Rome. ... // The Human Forearm The forearm is the structure on the upper limb, between the elbow and the wrist. ... The common interosseous artery, about 1 cm. ... Elseviers logo. ... // The Human Forearm The forearm is the structure on the upper limb, between the elbow and the wrist. ... In human and zoological anatomy (sometimes called zootomy), several terms are used to describe the location of organs and other structures in the body of bilateral animals. ... The Interosseous membrane is a broad and thin plane of fibrous tissue that separates many of the bones of the body. ...


It is accompanied by the volar interosseous branch of the median nerve, and overlapped by the contiguous margins of the Flexor digitorum profundus and Flexor pollicis longus, giving off in this situation muscular branches, and the nutrient arteries of the radius and ulna. Diagram from Grays anatomy, depicting the peripheral nerves of the upper extremity, amongst others the median nerve The median nerve is a nerve that runs down the arm and forearm. ... The flexor digitorum profundis is a muscle in the forearm that flexes the fingers. ... The Flexor pollicis longus muscle is a muscle of the human body. ... Remote Authentication Dial In User Service (RADIUS) is an AAA (authentication, authorization and accounting) protocol for applications such as network access or IP mobility. ... The ulna (Elbow Bone) [Figs. ...


At the upper border of the Pronator quadratus it pierces the interosseous membrane and reaches the back of the forearm, where it anastomoses with the dorsal interosseous artery. Pronator quadratus is a square shaped muscle on the distal forearm that acts to pronate (turn so the palm faces downwards) the hand. ...


It then descends, in company with the terminal portion of the dorsal interosseous nerve, to the back of the wrist to join the dorsal carpal net-work.


The volar interosseous artery gives off a slender branch, the arteria mediana, which accompanies the median nerve, and gives offsets to its substance; this artery is sometimes much enlarged, and runs with the nerve into the palm of the hand. Diagram from Grays anatomy, depicting the peripheral nerves of the upper extremity, amongst others the median nerve The median nerve is a nerve that runs down the arm and forearm. ...


Before it pierces the interosseous membrane the volar interosseous sends a branch downward behind the Pronator quadratus to join the volar carpal network. Pronator quadratus is a square shaped muscle on the distal forearm that acts to pronate (turn so the palm faces downwards) the hand. ...


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This article was originally based on an entry from a public domain edition of Gray's Anatomy. As such, some of the information contained herein may be outdated. Please edit the article if this is the case, and feel free to remove this notice when it is no longer relevant. eMedicine is an online clinical medical knowledge base that was founded in 1996. ... The public domain comprises the body of all creative works and other knowledge—writing, artwork, music, science, inventions, and others—in which no person or organization has any proprietary interest. ... An illustration from the 1918 edition Henry Grays Anatomy of the Human Body, commonly known as Grays Anatomy after Henry Gray, is an anatomy textbook widely regarded as a classic work on human anatomy. ...


 
 

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