radial recurrent artery


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ra·di·al re·cur·rent ar·ter·y

[TA]
origin, radial; distribution, ascends around lateral side of elbow joint; anastomoses, radial collateral (branch of profunda brachii artery), interosseous recurrent.

radial recurrent artery

a branch of the radial artery arising just distal to the elbow, ascending between the branches of the radial nerve, and supplying several muscles of the arm and the elbow.

ra·di·al re·cur·rent ar·te·ry

(rā'dē-ăl rĕ-kŭr'ĕnt ahr'tĕr-ē) [TA]
Origin, radial; distribution, ascends around lateral side of elbow joint; anastomoses, radial collateral, interosseous recurrent.
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It gives off the radial recurrent artery, which ascends proximally and anastomoses with the radial collateral branch of the profunda brachii artery.