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Medical Term:

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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