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medial cutaneous nerve of forearm


Definition: arises from the medial cord of the brachial plexus, passes downward in company with the brachial artery and then the basilic vein, and supplies the skin of the anterior and ulnar surfaces of the forearm.

Synonym(s): nervus cutaneus antebrachii medialisTA, medial antebrachial cutaneous nerve

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