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palmar branch of ulnar nerve

 

Definition: branch of ulnar nerve arising in distal forearm and accompanying palmar artery into hand, where it supplies skin of little finger and medial half of ring finger and adjacent parts of palm.

Synonym(s): ramus palmaris nervi ulnarisTA

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