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ulnar recurrent artery


Definition: origin, ulnar artery; distribution, two branches, anterior and posterior, pass medially anterior and posterior to the elbow joint; anastomoses, superior and inferior ulnar collateral, with articular vascular plexus of elbow.

Synonym(s): arteria recurrens ulnarisTA, recurrent ulnar artery

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