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intermediate supraclavicular nerve

 

Definition: one of several nerves arising from the C3-C4 part of the cervical plexus that run across the top of the shoulder and pass down across the shaft of the clavicle to supply the skin of the top of the shoulder and in the infraclavicular region.

Synonym(s): nervus supraclavicularis intermediusTA, middle supraclavicular nerve

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