Arterial Supply

See the arteries that supply any muscle, and trace them back to the heart

How to Use Arterial Supply

Accessing Innervation

Accessing Arterial Supply

To see a muscle’s arterial supply, select the muscle from the model. The infobox for that structure appears on the left of the screen. Under the title of the structure you will see the options available for that structure.

Selecting Innervation

Selecting Arterial Supply

Select the Arteries icon to see the options for viewing the path. You can choose between Isolating or Highlighting the arterial supply. The names of the arteries supplying the selected muscle will also appear below these options, and will be highlighted in pink on the model.

Isolate Path

Isolate Supply

Choosing ‘Isolate Arterial Supply Path’ will hide all structures not associated with the path.

Highlight Path

Highlight Path

‘Highlight Arterial Supply Path’ will fade all visible structures other than the path and muscle themselves.

Exploring the Path

Exploring the Path

The model remains fully interactive in both Isolate and Highlight modes, and you may rotate, zoom and pan to get your preferred angle. You can also select structures within the path, and their titles will be displayed at the bottom of the Infobox.

Exiting Innervation

Exiting Arterial Supply

Tap ‘Back’ to return to the main screen.

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