medial cord of brachial plexus

n.

A fasciculus formed by the anterior division of the inferior trunk, giving rise to the medial pectoral, the medial brachial cutaneous, the medial antebrachial cutaneous, the ulnar, and the medial root of the median nerves.

Nearby words

  1. mediacy,
  2. mediad,
  3. mediaeval,
  4. mediagenic,
  5. medial,
  6. medial crest,
  7. medial cuneiform bone,
  8. medial cutaneous nerve of arm,
  9. medial cutaneous nerve of calf,
  10. medial cutaneous nerve of forearm


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