Upper Arm


You are an ST3 on your first day of an upper limb job. Prior to letting you perform a procedure your consultant wishes to check you anatomy of the upper arm and shows you a cross section.


Please name the structures labelled above.

Short head biceps

Brachial artery

Median nerve

Basilic vein

Ulnar nerve

Medial head of triceps

Long head of triceps

Lateral head of triceps

Radial nerve


Cephalic vein

Long head of biceps

Musculocutaneous nerve