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The region of the body which extends from the shoulder to elbow. It is also called upper arm. It contains the humerus as its bone and other structures

Arteries : Brachial artery

Veins: Venae comitantes of brachial artery or brachial vein


bullet  Median nerve
bullet Ulnar nerve
bullet Musculocutaneous nerve
bullet Radial nerve

It is divided into two compartments

bullet Anterior compartment of arm
bullet Posterior compartment of arm


bulletShoulder joint complex
bulletElbow joint

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Muscles of arm



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Video dissection of anterior asect of arm DIGITAL LOCATOR [ANTERIOR ARM]; roll over mouse to label; click to display layer.
Layers 1- skin; 2- superficial fascia, 3- deep fascia 4- muscles , 5 -neurovascular structures, 6- deepest, 7- bones.






Lymph drainage
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Injuries to shoulder joint
Injuries to elbow joint

Humerus injuries
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