Medial cord of brachial plexus

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.


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