LATERAL PECTORAL NERVE

 

ORIGIN: Lateral cord of brachial plexus

COURSE/DISTRIBUTION: The most lateral of the branches of the lateral cord  of the brachial plexus. It runs a short distance on the lateral side of the first part of the axillary artery to its destination which is at the deep surface of pectoralis major.  It supplies that muscle.

BRANCHES: Muscular

ROOT VALUE: C5,6,7.

 

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