Deltoid Branch of Thoracoacromial Artery

The deltoid branch of thoracoacromial artery, often arising with the acromial, crosses over the Pectoralis minor and passes in the same groove as the cephalic vein, between the Pectoralis major and Deltoideus, and gives branches to both muscles.

This article incorporates text from a public domain edition of Gray's Anatomy.


List of arteries of upper limbs (TA A12.2.09, GA 6.575)
Axillary
Shoulder
  • scapular anastomosis
  • 1st part superior thoracic
  • 3rd part subscapular
  • circumflex scapular
  • thoracodorsal
  • anterior humeral circumflex
  • posterior humeral circumflex
Brachial
Before split
  • profunda brachii
  • radial collateral
  • medial collateral
  • ulnar collateral
  • superior
  • inferior
Radial
  • forearm: radial recurrent
  • hand: superficial palmar branch
  • princeps pollicis
  • Radialis indices artery
  • radial of index finger
Ulnar
  • forearm: ulnar recurrent
  • anterior
  • posterior
  • common interosseous
  • anterior
  • posterior
  • recurrent
  • wrist/carpus: dorsal carpal branch
  • palmar carpal branch
  • hand: deep palmar branch
Arches
  • dorsal carpal arch: dorsal metacarpal
  • dorsal digital
  • palmar carpal arch
  • superficial palmar arch: common palmar digital
  • proper palmar digital
  • deep palmar arch: palmar metacarpal

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