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cubital lymph nodes

 

Definition: two groups of nodes, superficial and deep, lying along the basilic vein above the medial epicondyle; they receive afferents from the ulnar side of the forearm and hand, and send efferents to the brachial nodes.

Synonym(s): nodi lymphoidei cubitalesTA, lymph nodes of elbow

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