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Medical Term:

cubital anastomosis


Definition: vascular networks in the region of the elbow, composed of anastomoses between branches of the radial and middle collateral, superior and inferior ulnar collateral, radial recurrent, interosseous recurrent, and recurrent ulnar arteries.

Synonym(s): rete articulare cubitiTA, articular vascular network of elbow

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