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brachial fascia

 

Definition: the deep fascia surrounding the arm; it is continuous proximally with the pectoral fascia and the fascia covering the deltoid; distally it is continuous with the antebrachial fascia.

Synonym(s): fascia brachiiTA, deep fascia of arm

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