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lateral cutaneous nerve of forearm


Definition: the terminal cutaneous branch of the musculocutaneous nerve that emerges between biceps brachii and brachialis muscles to supply the skin of the radial side of the forearm.

Synonym(s): nervus cutaneus antebrachii lateralisTA, lateral antebrachial cutaneous nerve

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