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dorsal carpal branch of ulnar artery


Definition: a branch of the ulnar artery that passes to the dorsal side of the carpus to enter the dorsal carpal network.

Synonym(s): ramus carpalis dorsalis arteriae ulnarisTA, ramus carpeus dorsalis arteriae ulnaris

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