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Encyclopedia > Princeps pollicis artery
Artery: Princeps pollicis artery
The radial and ulnar arteries. (Arteria princeps pollicis visible at lower left.)
Latin arteria princeps pollicis
Gray's subject #151 595
Source radial artery
Dorlands/Elsevier a_61/12155558

The princeps pollicis (principal artery of the thumb) arises from the radial artery just as it turns medially towards the deep part of the hand; it descends between the first dorsal interosseous muscle and the oblique head of the adductor pollicis, along the medial side of the first metacarpal bone to the base of the proximal phalanx, where it lies beneath the tendon of the flexor pollicis longus muscle and divides into two branches. Latin is an ancient Indo-European language. ... Arteries of the right forearm - anterior view. ... Elseviers logo Elsevier, the worlds largest publisher of medical and scientific literature, forms part of the Reed Elsevier group. ... Arteries of the right forearm - anterior view. ... The dorsal interossei of the hand are muscles that occupy the space between the metacarpals. ... The Adductor pollicis muscle is a muscle of the human body. ... The Flexor pollicis longus muscle is a muscle of the human body. ...


These make their appearance between the medial and lateral insertions of the adductor pollicis, and run along the sides of the thumb, forming an arch on the palmar surface of the distal phalanx, from which branches are distributed to the integument and subcutaneous tissue of the thumb. An integument is an outer protective covering such as the feathers or skin of an animal or rind or shell. ...


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Arteries of upper limbsedit

AXILLARY: superior thoracic - thoracoacromial - lateral thoracic - subscapular (circumflex scapular - thoracodorsal) - anterior humeral circumflex - posterior humeral circumflex | (Gray's s149) Section of an artery An artery or arterial is also a class of highway. ... Axillary artery and its branches - anterior view of right upper limb and thorax. ... The thoracoacromial artery (a. ... Lateral thoracic artery and the axillary artery, with its other branches - anterior view of right upper limb and thorax. ... Axillary artery and its branches - anterior view of right upper limb and thorax. ... The circumflex scapular artery (scapular circumflex artery, dorsalis scapulae artery) is generally larger than the continuation of the subscapular. ... The anterior humeral circumflex artery (anterior circumflex artery, anterior circumflex humeral artery), considerably smaller than the posterior, arises nearly opposite it, from the lateral side of the axillary artery. ... The posterior humeral circumflex artery (posterior circumflex artery, posterior circumflex humeral artery) arises from the axillary artery at the lower border of the Subscapularis, and runs backward with the axillary nerve through the quadrangular space bounded by the Subscapularis and Teres minor above, the Teres major below, the long head... An illustration from the 1918 edition Henry Grays Anatomy of the Human Body, commonly known as Grays Anatomy, is an anatomy textbook widely regarded as a classic work on human anatomy. ...


BRACHIAL: profunda brachii (radial collateral, medial collateral) - superior ulnar collateral - inferior ulnar collateral | (Gray's s150) The brachial artery is a blood vessel of the upper arm. ... The arteria profunda brachii is a large vessel which arises from the medial and back part of the brachial, just below the lower border of the Teres major. ... The medial collateral artery (also known as the middle collateral artery) is a branch of deep brachial artery. ... The inferior ulnar collateral artery (anastomotica magna artery) arises about 5 cm. ... An illustration from the 1918 edition Henry Grays Anatomy of the Human Body, commonly known as Grays Anatomy, is an anatomy textbook widely regarded as a classic work on human anatomy. ...


RADIAL: deep palmar arch - radial recurrent - superficial palmar arch - dorsal carpal - dorsal carpal network - dorsal metacarpal - princeps pollicis - radial of index finger - volar metacarpal | (Gray's s151) Arteries of the right forearm - anterior view. ... The deep palmar arch (deep volar arch) is an arterial network found in the palm. ... Arteries of the right forearm - anterior view. ... The dorsal carpal arch (also rete carpale dorsale or posterior carpal arch) is an anatomical term for the combination (anastomosis) of dorsal carpal branch of the radial artery and the dorsal carpal branch of the ulnar artery near the back of the wrist. ... The dorsal carpal arch (also rete carpale dorsale or posterior carpal arch) is an anatomical term for the combination (anastomosis) of dorsal carpal branch of the radial artery and the dorsal carpal branch of the ulnar artery near the back of the wrist. ... The dorsal carpal arch (also rete carpale dorsale or posterior carpal arch) is an anatomical term for the combination (anastomosis) of dorsal carpal branch of the radial artery and the dorsal carpal branch of the ulnar artery near the back of the wrist. ... An illustration from the 1918 edition Henry Grays Anatomy of the Human Body, commonly known as Grays Anatomy, is an anatomy textbook widely regarded as a classic work on human anatomy. ...


ULNAR: anterior ulnar recurrent - posterior ulnar recurrent - common interosseous - volar interosseous - posterior interosseous - interosseous recurrent - common volar digital | (Gray's s152) Arteries of the right forearm - anterior view. ... The anterior ulnar recurrent artery arises immediately below the elbow-joint, runs upward between the Brachialis and Pronator teres, supplies twigs to those muscles, and, in front of the medial epicondyle, anastomoses with the superior and inferior ulnar collateral arteries. ... The posterior ulnar recurrent artery is much larger than the anterior ulnar recurrent artery, and arises somewhat lower than it. ... The common interosseous artery, about 1 cm. ... The dorsal interosseous artery (posterior interosseous artery) is an artery of the forearm. ... The interosseous recurrent artery (or recurrent interosseous artery) is an artery of the forearm which arises from the common interosseous artery near its origin. ... Three common volar digital Arteries (common palmar digital arteries) arise from the convexity of the arch and proceed downward on the second, third, and fourth Lumbricales. ... An illustration from the 1918 edition Henry Grays Anatomy of the Human Body, commonly known as Grays Anatomy, is an anatomy textbook widely regarded as a classic work on human anatomy. ...


 
 

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