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Vol 76, No 1 (2017)
ORIGINAL ARTICLES
Published online: 2016-08-24
Submitted: 2016-06-16
Accepted: 2016-07-18
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Anatomical variations of median nerve formation, distribution and possible communication with other nerves in preserved human cadavers

C. N. Mat Taib, S. N.A. Hassan, N. Esa, M. A. Mohd Moklas, A. A. San
DOI: 10.5603/FM.a2016.0045
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Pubmed: 27665953
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Folia Morphol 2017;76(1):38-43.

open access

Vol 76, No 1 (2017)
ORIGINAL ARTICLES
Published online: 2016-08-24
Submitted: 2016-06-16
Accepted: 2016-07-18

Abstract

Formation, distribution and possible communication of the median nerve are essential to know in treatment and surgeries of various conditions of injuries e.g. repair or reconstruction of the median nerve post traumatic accident. In the present study, 44 upper limbs were dissected. Root forming the median nerve, the median nerve in relation with the axillary artery and communication of the median nerve with other nerves were noted.

Abstract

Formation, distribution and possible communication of the median nerve are essential to know in treatment and surgeries of various conditions of injuries e.g. repair or reconstruction of the median nerve post traumatic accident. In the present study, 44 upper limbs were dissected. Root forming the median nerve, the median nerve in relation with the axillary artery and communication of the median nerve with other nerves were noted.

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Keywords

axillary artery, brachial plexus, median nerves, musculocutaneous nerve, ulnar nerve, medial root, lateral root

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Title

Anatomical variations of median nerve formation, distribution and possible communication with other nerves in preserved human cadavers

Journal

Folia Morphologica

Issue

Vol 76, No 1 (2017)

Pages

38-43

Published online

2016-08-24

DOI

10.5603/FM.a2016.0045

Pubmed

27665953

Bibliographic record

Folia Morphol 2017;76(1):38-43.

Keywords

axillary artery
brachial plexus
median nerves
musculocutaneous nerve
ulnar nerve
medial root
lateral root

Authors

C. N. Mat Taib
S. N.A. Hassan
N. Esa
M. A. Mohd Moklas
A. A. San

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