The arterial vascularization of the humeral head. An anatomical study.

  title={The arterial vascularization of the humeral head. An anatomical study.},
  author={C. Gerber and A. Schneeberger and T. Vinh},
  journal={The Journal of bone and joint surgery. American volume},
  volume={72 10},
In twenty-nine specimens from fresh cadavera, we performed an anatomical study of the arteries of the humeral head to determine their intraosseous distributions. A radiopaque suspension was injected into the anterior circumflex, posterior circumflex, suprascapular, thoracoacromial, or subscapular artery and then the specimens were dissected and were analyzed macroscopically, and radiographs were made in three mutually perpendicular projections. In addition, sixteen of the specimens were cut… Expand
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