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Definition of Brachial

Brachial
Brachial Brach"i*alor, a. [L. brachialis (bracch-), from bracchium (bracch-) arm: cf. F. brachial.] 1. (Anat.) Pertaining or belonging to the arm; as, the brachial artery; the brachial nerve. 2. Of the nature of an arm; resembling an arm.

Meaning of Brachial from wikipedia

- The brachial plexus is a network (plexus) of nerves (formed by the anterior rami of the lower four cervical nerves and first thoracic nerve (C5, C6, C7...
- The brachial artery is the major blood vessel of the (upper) arm. It is the continuation of the axillary artery beyond the lower margin of teres major...
- A brachial plexus injury (BPI), also known as brachial plexus lesion, is an injury to the brachial plexus, the network of nerves that conducts signals...
- Brachial means "pertaining to the arm", and may refer to: Brachial artery, in anatomy Brachial fascia Brachial lymph nodes Brachial veins Brachial plexus...
- The ankle-brachial pressure index (ABPI) or ankle-brachial index (ABI) is the ratio of the blood pressure at the ankle to the blood pressure in the upper...
- In human anatomy, the brachial veins are venae comitantes of the brachial artery in the arm proper. Because they are deep to muscle, they are considered...
- specifically the severing of the upper trunk C5–C6 nerves. These form part of the brachial plexus, comprising the ventral rami of spinal nerves C5–C8 and thoracic...
- Brachial plexus block is a regional anesthesia technique that is sometimes emplo**** as an alternative or as an adjunct to general anesthesia for surgery...
- Parsonage–Turner syndrome, also known as acute brachial neuropathy and neuralgic amyotrophy and abbreviated PTS, is a syndrome of unknown cause; although...
- blood supply of the biceps is the brachial artery. The distal tendon of the biceps can be useful for palpating the brachial pulse, as the artery runs medial...