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The radial indicis artery may arise either from the princeps or from the deep palmar arch.
Intraoperative complications include not only those associated with anesthetic use, such as stroke and death, but also those associated with surgical technique, such as the laceration or complete severing of the superficial palmar arterial arch, flexor tendons, or the median nerve itself if the incision is made too deep and distal to the palmar arch (Russell & Kline, 2006).
The macrovascular disease is often observed as palmar arch and ulnar artery disease.