The subclavian artery is a term that may refer to
either of two arteries that supply oxygenated blood to the neck and arms.
The right subclavian artery branches from the innominate artery opposite
the right sterno-clavicular articulation.
The left subclavian artery arises from the aortic arch.
To view a diagram showing the position of the subclavian
to the positions of other major
and arteries, visit the page about Systemic