Anterior arm



This the the anterior compartment of the arm which is divided from the posterior compartment by the medial and lateral intermuscular septa. It has the following

Arteries :Brachial artery and its branches which include

,Veins: Brachial veins


bullet Musculocutaneous nerve
bullet Radial nerve
bullet Ulnar nerve
bullet Median nerve
bullet Medial cutaneous nerve of arm
bullet Medial cutaneous nerve of forearm

Bone: Humerus


bullet Brachialis
bullet Brachioradialis
bullet Biceps brachii
bullet Coracobrachialis



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Muscles of anterior compartment of arm


Layer 1 Layer of skin of anterior arm DIGITAL LOCATOR OF ANTERIOR ARM: Layer 1 Layer of skin of anterior arm. Layer of superficial fascia of anterior arm. Layer 2 Layer of brachial fascia. Layer 3 Layer of Dissect muscles of anterior arm. Layer 4 Layer of Dissect neurovascular bundle of anterior arm. Layer 5 Layer of Dissect deep structures of anterior arm. Layer 6 Layer of Display layer of bone. Layer 7 Layer of Rotate layer of bone of arm. Roll over mouse to label; click to display pages.





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