Deltoid branch of thoracoacromial artery

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Deltoid branch of thoracoacromial artery
Details
Vein cephalic vein
Supplies Deltoid muscle
Identifiers
Latin ramus deltoideus arteriae thoracoacromialis
Dorlands
/Elsevier
r_02/12689805
TA A12.2.09.009
FMA 23067
Anatomical terminology

The deltoid branch of thoracoacromial artery, often arising with the acromial, crosses over the Pectoralis minor and passes in the same groove as the cephalic vein, between the Pectoralis major and Deltoideus, and gives branches to both muscles.

References[edit]

This article incorporates text in the public domain from the 20th edition of Gray's Anatomy (1918)