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Medical Term:

dorsal branch of the ulnar nerve


Definition: branch arising from the ulnar nerve proximal to the wrist for distribution to the medial side of the dorsum of the hand and proximal portion of dorsal aspects of the little finger and medial side of ring finger.

Synonym(s): rami dorsales nervi ulnarisTA

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