brachial artery


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Noun1.brachial artery - the main artery of the upper armbrachial artery - 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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Therefore, we preferred to use the brachial artery. Interventions performed through the brachial artery are known to increase patient comfort over the femoral route; however, an important problem in trans-brachial interventional procedures is thrombosis at the sheath site or bleeding complications during early withdrawal (5).
Compression of the median nerve (Bain et al.), brachial artery (Thompson & Edwards; Bain et al), ulnar artery (Shivaleela et al.) and ulnar nerve (Tzaveas et al.) have been reported in the literature.
Then, a safe through-and-through wire (Amplatz SuperStif, Boston Scientific) was generated between right brachial artery and right common femoral artery.
To measure and compare the vascular parameters of the left brachial artery in the control group before and after 30 min
By then, plaintiff had developed compartment syndrome such that she required a four-compartment fasciotomy surgery with brachial artery repair.
The most common site for aneurysm was shown to be brachial artery, and only one patient had a popliteal artery aneurysm.
Additionally, we consider the decreases in brachial artery flow-mediated dilation (FMD) and nitroglycerin-mediated dilation (NMD) to be important.
Brachial artery primary repair and anastomosis with Long Saphenous Vein graft done, and fasciotomy of forearm was performed.
In this case presentation, a faulty high blood pressure, a pseudohypertension-like phenomenon in a young and athletic female, is reported as a result of a circumscribed plaque of Morphea (Morphea en plaque), developing in the cutaneous tissue overlying the brachial artery in the region of the right cubital fossa.
The Doppler ultrasound was used in all cases and confirmed correct blood circulation in brachial artery.
Bilateral imaging of the brachial artery was conducted by two experienced ultrasonographers in accordance with the International Brachial Artery Reactivity Task Force Guidelines, also taking in consideration recent updates to the methodology (28,29).