Posterior forearm layers 



Layer 1: Layer of skin of posterior compartment of forearm

Layer 2: Layer of superficial fascia of posterior compartment of forearm

Layer 3: Layer of deep fascia of the posterior compartment of forearm

Layer 4: Layer of muscles of the posterior compartment of forearm

Layer 5: Deepest layer of the posterior compartment of forearm

Layer 6: Layer of bones

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Skin of posterior aspect of forearm DIGITAL LOCATOR: Posterior forearm-  roll over mouse to label; click to display layer.
Layers 1- skin; 2- fasciae, 3- muscles , 4 -neurovascular structures, 5- deepest, 6- bones.




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