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supratrochlear lymph nodes


Definition: a small group of superficial lymph nodes proximal to the medial epicondyle of the humerus; they drain the forearm and send efferent vessels to the deep lymphatic channels of the arm.

Synonym(s): nodi lymphoidei supratrochleares

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