Brachial artery

large blood vessel

The brachial artery is the major blood vessel of the upper arm.

Brachial artery
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The brachial artery.
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Right upper limb, anterior view, brachial artery and elbow.
Details
Sourceaxillary artery
BranchesProfunda brachii
Superior ulnar collateral artery
Inferior ulnar collateral artery
Radial artery
Ulnar artery
Veinbrachial vein
Suppliesbiceps brachii muscle, triceps brachii muscle, coracobrachialis
Identifiers
Latinarteria brachialis
MeSHD001916
TAA12.2.09.018
FMA22689
Anatomical terminology