interpectoral lymph nodes
Definition: small lymph nodes located between the pectoralis major and minor muscles; they receive lymph from the muscles and the mammary gland, and deliver lymph to the axillary lymphatic plexus.
Synonym(s): nodi lymphoidei interpectoralesTA
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