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deep palmar branch of ulnar artery

 

Definition: branch of the ulnar artery that supplies the hypothenar muscles then passes into the palm deep to the long flexor tendons and anastomoses with the deep palmar arch from the radial artery.

Synonym(s): ramus palmaris profundus arteriae ulnarisTA

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