Deep palmar branch of ulnar artery

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Deep palmar branch of ulnar artery
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Ulnar and radial arteries. Deep view. (Deep volar branch of ulnar labeled at bottom right.)
Details
Latin ramus palmaris profundus arteriae ulnaris
Source
ulnar artery
Branches
deep palmar arch
Identifiers
Gray's p.598
Dorlands
/Elsevier
r_02/12691357
TA A12.2.09.055
FMA FMA:22824
Anatomical terminology

The deep palmar branch of ulnar artery (deep volar branch, profunda branch) passes between the Abductor digiti quinti and Flexor digiti quinti brevis and through the origin of the Opponens digiti quinti; it anastomoses with the radial artery, and completes the deep volar arch.

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This article incorporates text from a public domain edition of Gray's Anatomy.