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Medical Term:

humeral axillary lymph nodes


Definition: lymph nodes along the brachial vein that receive lymph drainage from most of the free upper limb and send efferent vessels to the central axillary lymph nodes.

Synonym(s): nodi lymphoidei axillares humeralesTA, nodi lymphoidei humeralesTA, lateral axillary lymph nodes, nodi lymphoidei axillares laterales

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