Arteries of the thumb originating from the superficial palmar arch: five cases


Erbil M., Aktekin M. , Denk C., Onderoglu S., Surucu H.

SURGICAL AND RADIOLOGIC ANATOMY, cilt.21, ss.217-220, 1999 (SCI İndekslerine Giren Dergi) identifier identifier identifier

  • Cilt numarası: 21 Konu: 3
  • Basım Tarihi: 1999
  • Doi Numarası: 10.1007/s00276-999-0217-4
  • Dergi Adı: SURGICAL AND RADIOLOGIC ANATOMY
  • Sayfa Sayısı: ss.217-220

Özet

Five cases are described where the first web space of the hand received arteries only from the superficial palmar arch. None of these branches was large enough to deserve the name "princeps pollicis artery". These variations must be taken into account during surgical dissections of the hand.