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Second, the arterial system of the upper limb starts to develop as a dispersed capillary network at day 26 when a bud of the future upper limb appears; the capillary network is connected to the axial artery.
The OB arises comparatively late in development as a supply to a plexus, which in turn is joined by the axial artery of lower limb that accompanies the sciatic nerve [15].
The normal artery, representing the axial artery of the limb, takes the usual course of the normal brachial artery and is crossed superficially by the median nerve.