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Superficial volar artery

superficial volar artery --> superficial palmar branch of radial artery

(Science: anatomy, artery) The superficial palmar branch of the radial artery which supplies the thenar muscles then enters the palm to communicate with the superficial palmar arch from the ulnar artery.

Synonym: ramus palmaris superficialis arteriae radialis, superficial palmar artery, superficial volar artery, superficialis volae.


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