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innermost intercostal (muscle)

 

Definition: flat muscle of thorax that occurs as a layer parallel to and essentially part of the internal intercostal muscle but separated from it by the intercostal vessels and nerves.

Synonym(s): musculus intercostalis intimusTA

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