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*  Subclavian artery
... it becomes the axillary artery. On the right side the subclavian artery arises from the brachiocephalic (innominate) artery ... The subclavian becomes the axillary artery at the lateral border of the first rib. From its origin, the subclavian artery ... Magnetic Resonance Angiography Right subclavian artery Brachial plexus and subclavian artery Aberrant subclavian artery ... The left subclavian artery supplies blood to the left arm and the right subclavian artery supplies blood to the right arm, with ...
*  Axillary artery
Brachial plexus and axillary artery Axillary artery Axillary artery Axillary artery Axillary artery Axillary artery Axillary ... Thoraco-acromial artery Lateral thoracic artery. If the lateral thoracic artery is not branching from the axillary artery, will ... third part of axillary artery, (3) suprascapular artery, (4) subscapular artery Third part (3 branches) Subscapular artery ... The axillary artery is accompanied by the axillary vein, which lies medial to the artery, along its length. In the axilla, the ...
*  Brachial plexus block
The easily palpated axillary artery thus serves as a reliable anatomical landmark for this block, and the injection of local ... In the axilla, the nerves of the brachial plexus and the axillary artery are enclosed together in a fibrous sheath which is a ... The axillary block is also the safest of the four main approaches to the brachial plexus, as it does not risk paresis of the ... The axillary block is commonly performed due to its ease of performance and relatively high success rate. Disadvantages of the ...
*  Thoracic outlet syndrome
Pain can also be in the side of the neck, the pectoral area below the clavicle, the armpit/axillary area, and the upper back (i ... Arterial TOS is due to compression of the subclavian artery. This is less than one percent of cases. Venous TOS is due to ... In cases where the first rib (or a fibrous band extending from the first rib) is compressing a vein, artery, or the nerve ... Finally, even if a Doppler study of the appropriate artery were to be positive, it would not diagnose neurogenic TOS, by far ...
*  Subclavius muscle
The axillary artery and its branches. The right brachial plexus (infraclavicular portion) in the axillary fossa; viewed from ...
*  Pectoralis major muscle
The axillary artery and its branches. The brachial artery. The right brachial plexus with its short branches, viewed from in ... The right brachial plexus (infraclavicular portion) in the axillary fossa; viewed from below and in front. Nerves of the left ...
*  Dislocated shoulder
Damage to the axillary artery and axillary nerve (C5,C6) may result. The axillary nerve is injured in 37% making it the most ... Kelley, SP; Hinsche, AF; Hossain, JF (November 2004). "Axillary artery transection following anterior shoulder dislocation: ... A patient with injury to the axillary nerve will have difficulty in abducting the arm from approximately 15° away from the body ... Complications may include a Bankart lesion, Hill-Sachs lesion, rotator cuff tear, or injury to the axillary nerve. A shoulder ...
*  Murder of Stephen Lawrence
Both of the stab wounds severed axillary arteries before penetrating a lung. As a result, Lawrence lost all feeling in his ...
*  Brachial plexus
The axillary artery and its branches. Nerves in the infraclavicular portion of the right brachial plexus in the axillary fossa ... The cords are named by their position with respect to the axillary artery. The posterior cord is formed from the three ... "Axillary Brachial Plexus Block". www.nysora.com. New York School of Regional Anesthesia. 2013-09-20. Moore, K.L.; Agur, A.M. ( ... The terminal branches of the brachial plexus (musculocutaneous n., axillary n., radial n., median n., and ulnar n.) all have ...
*  Axillary vein
... the axillary artery. Intercostal nerves, the superficial muscles having been removed. Axillary vein Axillary vein Moore, Keith ... There is one axillary vein on each side of the body. Its origin is at the lower margin of the teres major muscle and a ... In human anatomy, the axillary vein is a large blood vessel that conveys blood from the lateral aspect of the thorax, axilla ( ... It is accompanied along its course by a similarly named artery, ...
*  Thoracoacromial artery
... acromiothoracic artery; thoracic axis) is a short trunk that arises from the second part of the axillary artery, its origin ... The axillary artery and its branches. This article incorporates text in the public domain from the 20th edition of Gray's ... "The axillary artery and its major branches shown in relation to major landmarks.". ... Thoracoacromial Artery and its Branches" Anatomy figure: 05:04-12 at Human Anatomy Online, SUNY Downstate Medical Center - " ...
*  Arm
The main artery in the arm is the brachial artery. This artery is a continuation of the axillary artery. The point at which the ... The brachial artery gives off an unimportant branch, the deep artery of arm. This branching occurs just below the lower border ... The artery then continues on to anastamose with the recurrent radial branch of the brachial artery, providing a diffuse blood ... The artery is in between the median nerve and the tendon of the biceps muscle in the cubital fossa. It then continues into the ...
*  Nerve plexus
Under the clavicle, the trunks reorganize to form cords (fasciculi) around the axillary artery (arteria axillaris). The lateral ... The superior mesenteric plexus includes the superior mesenteric ganglia and is located around the superior mesenteric artery. ... The inferior mesenteric plexus includes the inferior mesenteric ganglia and is located around the inferior mesenteric artery. ...
*  Brachial artery
The axillary artery and its branches. The radial and ulnar arteries. Ulnar and radial arteries. Deep view. The deep veins of ... Profunda brachii artery (deep brachial artery) Superior ulnar collateral artery Inferior ulnar collateral artery Radial artery ... The brachial artery is the major blood vessel of the (upper) arm. It is the continuation of the axillary artery beyond the ... The brachial artery can be palpated midway along the medial side of the arm. Femoral artery a leg based artery with a similar ...
*  Besagew
The armpits are the location of the axillary arteries, and protecting them was therefore vital. Armour without besagues might ...
*  Forequarter amputation
The neurovascular bundle consisting of the axillary artery, axillary vein and brachial plexus is ligated and cut. The area of ...
*  J. R. Richard
An angiogram revealed an obstruction in the distal subclavian and axillary arteries of the right arm. Richard's blood pressure ... Furthermore, the arteries in his right arm were still obstructed. Later examinations showed that Richard was suffering from ... On July 25, however, the arteries in his neck were studied, and the doctors reached a conclusion that all was normal and no ... While pitching, his clavicle and first rib pinched his subclavian artery. As a result of this problem, Richard would feel ...
*  Lateral pectoral nerve
The medial and lateral pectoral nerves form a connection, or loop, around the axillary artery, called ansa pectoralis. The ... It passes across the axillary artery and vein, pierces the clavipectoral (coracoclavicular) fascia, and is distributed to the ... anterior thoracic nerve and form with it a loop in front of the first part of the axillary artery. Although this nerve is ... thoracoacromial artery and vein, plus the lateral pectoral nerve) may be the guide for local anesthetic applications in order ...
*  Humerus
Dislocation of the humerus's glenohumeral joint, has the potential to injure the axillary nerve or the axillary artery. Signs ... The axillary nerve is located at the proximal end, against the shoulder girdle. ...
*  Impella
The pumps are inserted by a physician typically through femoral artery access, although axillary and subclavian artery ... "Totally percutaneous insertion and removal of Impella device using axillary artery in the setting of advanced peripheral artery ... It is placed into the heart through a peripheral artery. Once in place, it pumps blood for the left or right side of the heart ... Using the minimally invasive Impella 5.0 via the right subclavian artery cutdown for acute on chronic decompensated heart ...
*  Scapular anastomosis
The scapular anastomosis is a system connecting certain subclavian artery and their corresponding axillary artery, forming a ... Suprascapular artery Branches of subscapular artery Branches of thoracic aorta The transverse cervical artery gives off a ... The subscapular artery branches from the third part of the axillary and supplies the subscapularis muscle in the subscapular ... The dorsal scapular artery anastomoses with the subscapular artery, providing an alternate route to the 3rd part of the ...
*  Medial cutaneous nerve of forearm
... and at its commencement is placed medial to the axillary artery. It gives off, near the axilla, a filament, which pierces the ... The nerve then runs down the ulnar side of the arm medial to the brachial artery, pierces the deep fascia with the basilic vein ... The brachial artery. Cutaneous nerves of right upper extremity. Medial antebrachial cutaneous nerve antebrachial cutaneous ...
*  Deltoid muscle
... circumflex humeral artery and the deltoid branch of the thoracoacromial artery which branches from the axillary artery. The ... The axillary nerve originates from the anterior rami of the cervical nerves C5 and C6, via the superior trunk, posterior ... division of the superior trunk, and the posterior cord of the brachial plexus.[citation needed] The axillary nerve is sometimes ... deltoid is innervated by the axillary nerve. ...
*  Latissimus dorsi muscle
This axillary arch crosses the axillary artery, just above the spot usually selected for the application of a ligature, and may ... MRI of the axillary arch muscle: prevalence, anatomic relations, and potential consequences. AJR Am J Roentgenol. 2011 Jan;196( ... A muscular slip, the axillary arch, varying from 7 to 10 cm in length, and from 5 to 15 mm in breadth, occasionally springs ... and crosses the axilla in front of the axillary vessels and nerves, to join the under surface of the tendon of the pectoralis ...
*  Radial nerve
From the brachial plexus, it travels behind the third part of the axillary artery (part of the axillary artery distal to the ... It continues to move along with posterior interosseous artery(a deep branch of common interosseous artery which is a branch of ... The brachial artery. Cutaneous nerves of right upper extremity. Superficial palmar nerves. Nerves of the left upper extremity. ... However, a study conducted in 2004 found out that axillary nerve innervates the long head of triceps in 20 cadavers without any ...
*  Anatomical terminology
... like that encountered in vital arteries such as coronary arteries and cerebral arteries), or another unspecified obstruction ( ... The breast is also called the mammary region, the armpit as the axilla and axillary, and the navel as the umbilicus and ... Patent, meaning a structure such as an artery or vein that abnormally remains open, such as a patent ductus arteriosus, ...
*  Long thoracic nerve
The nerve descends through the cervicoaxillary canal behind (posterior to) the brachial plexus and the axillary artery and vein ... The right brachial plexus (infraclavicular portion) in the axillary fossa; viewed from below and in front. Brachial plexus ... specifically radical mastectomies that involve removal of axillary lymph nodes. Injuries to the nerve can result from carrying ...