Lateral dorsal cutaneous nerve

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Lateral dorsal cutaneous nerve
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Diagram of the segmental distribution of the cutaneous nerves of the sole of the foot.
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Cutaneous nerves of the right lower extremity. Front and posterior views.
Details
From sural nerve
Identifiers
Latin nervus cutaneus dorsalis lateralis
Dorlands
/Elsevier
n_05/12565527
TA A14.2.07.063
FMA 44694
Anatomical terms of neuroanatomy

The lateral dorsal cutaneous nerve is a cutaneous branch of the foot. This is a separate branch from the Lateral sural cutaneous nerve which is located on the back of the leg. The turns into a dorsal digital nerve and supplies the lateral side of the fifth toe.

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