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Structure of companion artery to median nerve

Known as: Arteria comitans nervi mediani, Median artery, artery median 
An artery arising from the anterior interosseous artery in the forearm that runs parallel to the median nerve and supplies the palm of the hand.
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2010
2010
INTRODUCTION This study examined the routes and variations of the left coronary artery (LCA), the right coronary artery (RCA… Expand
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2009
2009
ObjectiveAnatomical variations of the median nerve and the persistent median artery (PMA) in the carpal tunnel (CT) are important… Expand
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2005
2005
SummaryPersistent median artery was studied in 60 upper limbs of 30 neonatal cadavers. It was found in 12 (20%) specimens while… Expand
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2002
Highly Cited
2002
OBJECTIVE To describe the ultrasonographic and color Doppler ultrasonographic findings in 2 patients with carpal tunnel syndrome… Expand
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2002
2002
The rare case of a patient with carpal tunnel syndrome caused by thrombosis of a persistent median artery is presented… Expand
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2000
2000
A patient with arteriovenous malformations of the volar forearm and hand arising from a persistent median artery with an… Expand
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1999
Highly Cited
1999
This study confirms that the median artery may persist in adult life in 2 different patterns, palmar and antebrachial, based on… Expand
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1997
1997
In the carpal tunnel there are the flexor muscle tendons, their sheaths, and the median nerve. Because its walls are inflexible… Expand
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1994
1994
A right human forearm showed persistence of the median artery in combination with anomalies of the median nerve and of the palmar… Expand
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1988
1988
Pronator syndrome may be caused by a persistent median artery that passes completely through the proximal median nerve and then… Expand
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