interosseous membrane of forearm


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in·ter·os·se·ous mem·brane of fore·arm

[TA]
the dense membrane that connects the interosseous margins of the radius and ulna, forming the radioulnar syndesmosis, and with those bones separating the flexor and extensor compartments of the forearm.

in·ter·os·se·ous mem·brane of fore·arm

(in'tĕr-os'ē-ŭs mem'brān fōr'ahrm) [TA]
The dense membrane that connects the interosseous margins of the radius and ulna, forming the radioulnar syndesmosis, and with those bones separating the flexor and extensor compartments of the forearm.
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The anterior interosseous nerve keeps up with the interosseous anterior artery along the anterior surface of the interosseous membrane of forearm, between the long flexor muscle of thumb and deep flexor muscle of fingers, the ones which it innerves.

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