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Brachial Artery

Descriptions of Brachial Artery

Brachial Artery: the main artery of the upper arm; a continuation of the axillary artery; bifurcates into the radial and ulnar arteries at the elbow
Source: WordNet 2.1

Brachial Artery : The continuation of the axillary artery; it branches into the radial and ulnar arteries.
Source: MESH OBO (Open Biomedical Ontologies)

Summary Information: Brachial Artery

Brachial Artery: The brachial artery is a major systemic artery that is connected to and an extension of the axillary artery. The brachial artery is the main artery of the upper arm and supplies vital oxygenated blood and nutrients to upper arm. The brachial artery branches and flows into the radial artery and the ulnar artery.

Conditions that can afflict the brachial artery include stenosis, diabetes, hypertension, high cholesterol, occlusion, aneurysm, thrombosis, atherosclerosis, and trauma.

Closely Related Organs: Brachial Artery

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Conditions Afflicting Organs: Brachial Artery

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Symptoms Related to Afflictions of: Brachial Artery

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