Common interosseous artery
|Artery: Common interosseous artery|
|Diagram of the anastomosis around the elbow-joint.|
|Arteries of the back of the forearm and hand.|
|Latin||arteria interossea communis|
|Gray's||subject #152 596|
|Branches||anterior interosseous, posterior interosseous|
The common interosseous artery, about 1 cm. in length, arises immediately below the tuberosity of the radius.
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