lateral mammary branches of lateral thoracic artery
Definition: branches of the lateral thoracic artery that extend around the lateral borders of the pectoral muscles to supply the lateral aspect of the breast and mammary gland.
Synonym(s): rami mammarii laterales arteriae thoracicae lateralisTA
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