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phrenicoabdominal branches of phrenic nerve


Definition: terminal branches of phrenic nerve providing motor innervation of diaphragm and sensory innervation to the diaphragm and the diaphragmatic pleura and peritoneum.

Synonym(s): rami phrenicoabdominales nervi phreniciTA

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