Definition of Arcuate artery

1. Noun. Curved artery in the foot.

Exact synonyms: Arteria Arcuata
Generic synonyms: Arteria, Arterial Blood Vessel, Artery
Group relationships: Foot, Human Foot, Pes



Medical Definition of Arcuate artery

1. Origin, dorsalis pedis; branches, passes laterally dorsal to the bases of the metatarsals, giving rise to the 2nd, 3rd, and 4th dorsal metatarsal arteries at the level of the medial cuneiform bone. Synonym: arteria arcuata. (05 Mar 2000)

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Lexicographical Neighbors of Arcuate Artery

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arctiid moth
arctiids
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arctite
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arctoid
arctoidea
arctophile
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arctophily
arcturus
arcual
arcuate
arcuate arteries of kidney
arcuate artery (current term)
arcuate artery of the kidney
arcuate crest
arcuate crest of arytenoid cartilage
arcuate eminence
arcuate fasciculus
arcuate fibres
arcuate fibres of cerebrum
arcuate line
arcuate line of ilium
arcuate nuclei
arcuate nucleus
arcuate nucleus of thalamus
arcuate popliteal ligament

Literary usage of Arcuate artery

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1. Anatomy, Descriptive and Applied by Henry Gray (1913)
"The arcuate artery (a. arcuata; metatarsal artery) arises a little anterior to the lateral tarsal artery; ..."

2. Surgery, Gynecology & Obstetrics by American College of Surgeons, Franklin H. Martin Memorial Foundation (1914)
"Along the course of each arcuate artery peripheral (centrifugal) and radial (centripetal) branches arise. The peripheral branches nourish the peripheral ..."

3. Anatomy of the Human Body by Henry Gray, Warren Harmon Lewis (1918)
"The arcuate artery (a. arcuata; metatarsal artery) arises a little anterior to the lateral tarsal artery; it passes lateralward, over the bases of the ..."

4. A Text-book of Histology by Frederick Randolph Bailey (1906)
"... r, interlobular vein; i/, renal arch (arcuate artery above and arcuate vein below) ; /", interlobar vein ; f, interlobar artery; h, medulla; ..."

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