Arterial System

Axillary artery branches

Send The Lord to Say A Prayer”:

From proximal to distal:

  • Superior thoracic
  • Thoracacromial
  • Lateral thoracic
  • Subscapular
  • Anterior circumflex humeral
  • Posterior circumflex humeral

Axillary artery branches

Suzy Thompkins Loves Sex, Alcohol, and Pot”:

From proximal to distal:

  • Superior thoracic
  • Thoracacromial
  • Lateral thoracic
  • Subscapular
  • Anterior circumflex humeral
  • Posterior circumflex humeral

Axillary artery branches

Screw The Lawyer Save A Patient”:

  • Superior thoracic
  • Thoracoacromiol
  • Lateral thoracic
  • Subscapular
  • Anterior circumflex humeral
  • Posterior circumflex humeral

Alternatively: “Some Times Life Seems A Pain”. 

 

Brachial artery is medial to biceps tendon

BAMBI“:

Brachial Artery is Medial to Biceps In elbow.

 

Brachial artery: recurrent and collateral branches

I Am Pretty Sexy”

Inferior ulnar collateral artery goes with Anterior ulnar recurrent artery.

Posterior ulnar recurrent artery goes with Superior ulnar collateral artery.

Alternatively: “I Am Pretty Smart”.

 

Subclavian artery branches

Very Tired Individuals Sip Strong Coffee Served Daily”:

  • Vertebral artery
  • Thyrocervical trunk
  • Inferior thyroid
  • Superficial cervical
  • Suprascapular
  • Costocervical
  • Superior intercostal
  • Deep cervical

Thoracoacromial artery branches

CAlifornia Police Department”:

  • Clavicular
  • Acromial
  • Pectoral
  • Deltoid

Thoracoacromial artery branches

ABCD:

  • Acromial
  • Breast (pectoral)
  • Clavicular
  • Deltoid

Ulnar nerve to ulnar artery and radial nerve to radial artery relations

Think “peripheral nerves”:

The ulnar nerve is “ulnar” to the ulnar artery.

Radial nerve is “radial” to the radial artery.

 

 You can suggest more mnemonics …

Warm regards,

Dr. Indrajit Rana

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