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Medical Term:

lateral supraclavicular nerve


one of several branches of the C-3–C-4 portion of the cervical plexus that descend to the skin over the acromion and deltoid region.

Synonym(s): nervus supraclavicularis lateralisTA, posterior supraclavicular nerve

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