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1

What si the lateral border of the cubital fossA

Medial border of the brachioradialis muscle

2

What's it he medial border of the cubital fossa

Lateral border of the pronator teres muscle

3

What si the superior border

Imaginary line between epicondyles of the humerus

4

What sit he floor

Brachialis and supinator muscles

5

What is the roof

Skin and fascia
Biciptal aponeurosis
Median cubital vein

6

What are the contents of the fossA

Radial nerve
Biceps tendon
Brachial artery
Median nerve
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7

By palpating the biceps tendon what can be detected

The brachial pulse

8

What does the median cubital nerve connects

The cephalic (lateral) and the basilica vein (medial)

9

What are the veins on the dorsum of the hand

Dorsal venous network

10

What does the cephalic eventually drain to and become

Drains into the axillary vein and becomes the subclavian vein chip empties to the superior vena cava

11

What does the basilica vein become and drain to

Merges with brachial vein and becomes axillary vein

12

What is the cubital fossA

Area of transition between arm and forearm
Anterior depression of elbow joint