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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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