Translation: from english

radial branch

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  • radial nerve — n a large nerve that arises from the posterior cord of the brachial plexus and passes spirally down the humerus to the front of the lateral epicondyle where it divides into a superficial branch distributed to the skin of the back of the hand and… …   Medical dictionary

  • radial — [rā′dē əl] adj. [< ML radialis: see RADIUS] 1. a) of or like a ray or rays; branching out in all directions from a common center b) having or characterized by parts that branch out in this way 2. of or situated like a radius 3. Anat. of or… …   English World dictionary

  • radial artery — n the smaller of the two branches into which the brachial artery divides just below the bend of the elbow and which passes along the radial side of the forearm to the wrist then winds backward around the outer side of the carpus and enters the… …   Medical dictionary

  • Radial nerve — Nerve: Radial nerve The suprascapular, axillary, and radial nerves. Latin nervus radialis Gray s …   Wikipedia

  • Radial artery — Infobox Artery Name = PAGENAME Latin = A. Radialis GraySubject = 151 GrayPage = 592 Caption = Palm of left hand, showing position of skin creases and bones, and surface markings for the volar arches. Caption2 = Ulnar and radial arteries. Deep… …   Wikipedia

  • branch — An offshoot; in anatomy, one of the primary divisions of a nerve or blood vessel. A b.. See ramus, artery, nerve, vein. SYN: ramus (1) [TA]. accessory meningeal b. SYN: pterygomeningeal artery …   Medical dictionary

  • Radial artery of index finger — Infobox Artery Name = PAGENAME Latin = arteria radialis indicis, arteria volaris indicis radialis GraySubject = 151 GrayPage = 595 Caption = Palm of left hand, showing position of skin creases and bones, and surface markings for the volar arches …   Wikipedia

  • Radial collateral artery — Infobox Artery Name = PAGENAME Latin = arteria collateralis radialis GraySubject = 150 GrayPage = 591 Caption = Diagram of the anastomosis around the elbow joint. (Radial collateral branch labeled at center left.) Caption2 = BranchFrom = profunda …   Wikipedia

  • radial artery — noun branch of the brachial artery beginning below the elbow and extending down the forearm around the wrist and into the palm • Syn: ↑arteria radialis • Hypernyms: ↑artery, ↑arteria, ↑arterial blood vessel * * * noun : the smaller of t …   Useful english dictionary

  • radial nerve — noun largest branch of the brachial plexus; extends down the humerus to the lateral epicondyle where it divides into one branch that goes to the skin on the back of the hand and another that goes to the underlying extensor muscles • Syn: ↑nervus… …   Useful english dictionary

  • radial cell — (ARTHROPODA: Insecta) A cell bordered anteriorly by a branch of the radial vein …   Dictionary of invertebrate zoology


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