Definition of Digital arteries

1. Noun. Arteries in the hand and foot that supply the fingers and toes.

Exact synonyms: Arteria Digitalis
Generic synonyms: Arteria, Arterial Blood Vessel, Artery
Group relationships: Foot, Human Foot, Pes, Hand, Manus, Mitt, Paw

Lexicographical Neighbors of Digital Arteries

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digital arteries (current term)
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Literary usage of Digital arteries

Below you will find example usage of this term as found in modern and/or classical literature:

1. Anatomy, Descriptive and Applied by Henry Gray (1913)
"Each receives the corresponding volar metacarpal artery and then divides into a pair of proper volar digital arteries (aer. digitales ..."

2. A Text Book of Anatomy, and Guide in Dissections: For the Use of Students of by Washington R. Handy (1854)
"... which perforate as well as supply the inter- osseous muscles. The digital arteries come also from the plantar arch, and after sending branches to the ..."

3. Anatomy, Descriptive and Surgical by Henry Gray, Luther Holden (1878)
"The digital arteries at first lie superficial to the flexor tendons, ... The digital arteries on the sides of the fingers lie beneath the digital nerves; ..."

4. The Surgical Anatomy of the Arteries of the Human Body: Designed for the Use by Robert Harrison (1824)
"From the convexity of this arch arise, in general, four digital arteries; the first, ... The second and third, or middle digital arteries, run to the cleft ..."

5. Cunningham's Manual of Practical Anatomy by Daniel John Cunningham, Arthur Robinson (1914)
"The four common volar digital arteries supply both sides of the medial three digits and the medial side of the index finger. The first common volar digital ..."

6. The Comparative anatomy of the domesticated animals by Auguste Chauveau (1887)
"... either with thp later»! digital arteries, the collateral of the cannon, or, as is most commonly the case, with a branch of the latter vessel. ..."

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