arteria brachialis


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Noun1.arteria brachialis - the main artery of the upper armarteria brachialis - the main artery of the upper arm; a continuation of the axillary artery; bifurcates into the radial and ulnar arteries at the elbow
arteria, arterial blood vessel, artery - a blood vessel that carries blood from the heart to the body
arm - a human limb; technically the part of the superior limb between the shoulder and the elbow but commonly used to refer to the whole superior limb
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When the origin of AM is located proximally above the elbow level from the brachial artery (arteria brachialis [AB]) or from the axillary artery (arteria axillaris, AA), such a variant should be termed the brachiomedian artery (ABM), as proposed by Rodriguez-Niedenfuhr et al.
and DeGaris, C.F: Three diverse patterns of the arteria brachialis superficialis in man, 1935, Anatomical Record 63: 405- 416.