posterior cutaneous nerve of arm

n.

A branch of the radial nerve supplying the skin of the posterior surface of the arm.

Nearby words

  1. posterior cerebral commissure,
  2. posterior chamber of eye,
  3. posterior column of spinal cord,
  4. posterior condyloid foramen,
  5. posterior cord of brachial plexus,
  6. posterior cutaneous nerve of forearm,
  7. posterior cutaneous nerve of thigh,
  8. posterior embryotoxon,
  9. posterior ethmoidal nerve,
  10. posterior facial vein


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