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dorsal carpal branch of radial artery


Definition: a branch of the radial artery that passes to the back of the wrist to join the dorsal carpal network.

Synonym(s): ramus carpalis dorsalis arteriae radialisTA, ramus carpeus dorsalis arteriae radialis

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