common interosseous artery


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com·mon in·ter·os·se·ous ar·ter·y

[TA]
origin, proximal part of ulnar artery; branches, anterior and posterior interosseous.
Synonym(s): arteria interossea communis [TA]

com·mon in·ter·os·se·ous ar·te·ry

(kom'ŏn in'tĕr-os'ē-ŭs ahr'tĕr-ē) [TA]
Origin, ulnar; branches, anterior and posterior interosseous.
Synonym(s): arteria interossea communis.

common interosseous artery

A branch of the ulnar artery; the branches of the common interosseous artery include the posterior and the anterior interosseous arteries.
See: brachial artery for illus.
See also: artery
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In the present case the brachial artery has divided into radial artery and common interosseous artery (instead of ulnar artery) in the cubital fossa at the level of neck of radius (Photograph 2).
Photograph 3: Showing the branches of common interosseous artery in the forearm (Right upper limb).
In which, the common trunk further divided into three branches, the ulnar, median and common interosseous artery (fig.

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