High origin of ulnar artery in South Indian male cadaver: A case report

K. M.R. Bhat, B. K. Potu, S. Gowda

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Superficial ulnar artery, a rare variation may arise from axillary or brachial artery. Here we report a case of high origin of superficial ulnar artery from the axillary artery. Superficial ulnar artery, after running under the bicipital aponeurosis in the cubital fossa, it terminated as superficial palmar arch in the hand. We also discuss its clinical and embryological relevance.

Original languageEnglish
Pages (from-to)573-575
Number of pages3
JournalRomanian Journal of Morphology and Embryology
Issue number4
Publication statusPublished - 01-12-2008
Externally publishedYes


All Science Journal Classification (ASJC) codes

  • Pathology and Forensic Medicine
  • Embryology
  • Developmental Biology
  • Cell Biology

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