Medial collateral artery


Medial collateral artery
Artery: Medial collateral artery
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Arteries of the back of the forearm and hand. (Medial collateral artery not labeled, but region is visible.)
Latin arteria collateralis media
Gray's subject #150 591
Supplies triceps
Source profunda brachii   

The medial collateral artery (also known as the middle collateral artery) is a branch of deep brachial artery. It anastomoses with the interosseous recurrent artery near the elbow.

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