thoracodorsal


thoracodorsal
Relating to the external posterior chest wall, denoting especially an artery, vein, and nerve.

Medical dictionary. 2011.

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  • Thoracodorsal — is the attribution to the: *Thoracodorsal nerve *Thoracodorsal artery …   Wikipedia

  • thoracodorsal — tho·ra·co·dorsal …   English syllables

  • thoracodorsal — |thōrə(ˌ)kō, |thȯrə(ˌ)kō+ adjective Etymology: thorac + dorsal : of, relating to, or lying in the dorsal aspect of the thorax …   Useful english dictionary

  • thoracodorsal nerve — n a branch of the posterior cord of the brachial plexus that supplies the latissimus dorsi * * * nervus thoracodorsalis …   Medical dictionary

  • Thoracodorsal nerve — Nerve: Thoracodorsal nerve Plan of brachial plexus. (Label for thoracodorsal nerve at bottom center.) …   Wikipedia

  • Thoracodorsal artery — Infobox Artery Name = PAGENAME Latin = arteria thoracodorsalis GraySubject = 149 GrayPage = 588 Caption = Latissimus dorsi Caption2 = Axillary artery and its branches anterior view of right upper limb and thorax. BranchFrom = subscapular artery… …   Wikipedia

  • thoracodorsal artery — tho·ra·co·dor·sal artery .thō rə kō .dȯr səl n an artery that is continuous with the axillary artery, accompanies the thoracodorsal nerve, and supplies or gives off branches supplying the subscapularis muscle, latissimus dorsi, serratus anterior …   Medical dictionary

  • thoracodorsal vein — vena thoracodorsalis …   Medical dictionary

  • TDAP — thoracodorsal artery perforator flap * * * tetanus toxoid, reduced diphtheria toxoid, and acellular pertussis vaccine …   Medical dictionary

  • TDAP — • thoracodorsal artery perforator flap …   Dictionary of medical acronyms & abbreviations


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