anterior interosseous nerve


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an·te·ri·or in·ter·os·se·ous nerve

[TA]
a branch of the median nerve arising in the elbow region, running on the interosseous membrane, supplying the flexor pollicis longus, part of flexor digitorum profundus and the pronator quadratus muscles, as well as radiocarpal and intercarpal joints.

an·te·ri·or in·ter·os·se·ous nerve

(an-tēr'ē-ŏr in'tĕr-os'ē-ŭs nĕrv) [TA]
A branch of the median nerve arising in the elbow region, running on interosseous membrane, supplying the flexor pollicis longus, part of flexor digitorum profundus, and the pronator quadratus muscles, as well as radiocarpal and intercarpaljoints.
Synonym(s): nervus interosseus antebrachii anterior [TA] .
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