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circumflex scapular artery


Definition: origin, terminal branch (with thoracodorsal artery) of the subscapular artery; distribution, muscles of shoulder and scapular region; anastomoses, branches of suprascapular and transverse cervical.

Synonym(s): arteria circumflexa scapulaeTA

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