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Medical Term:

superior axioappendicular muscles

Definition

extrinsic muscles of the upper limb, attached proximally to the axial skeleton (ribs, sternum, and processes of cervicothoracic vertebrae) and distally to the appendicular skeleton of the upper limb.

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