musculocutaneous


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Related to musculocutaneous: radial nerve, musculocutaneous flap, median nerve, axillary nerve

musculocutaneous

 [mus″ku-lo-ku-ta´ne-us]
pertaining to muscle and skin.

mus·cu·lo·cu·ta·ne·ous

(mŭs'kyū-lō-kyū-tā'nē-ŭs),
Relating to both muscle and skin.
Synonym(s): myocutaneous, myodermal

musculocutaneous

/mus·cu·lo·cu·ta·ne·ous/ (-ku-ta´ne-us) myocutaneous; pertaining to, composed of, or supplying both muscles and skin.

mus·cu·lo·cu·ta·ne·ous

(mŭs'kyū-lō-kyū-tā'nē-ŭs)
Relating to both muscle and skin.
Synonym(s): myocutaneous.

musculocutaneous

pertaining to muscle and skin.

musculocutaneous nerve
notable because in the horse it is connected to the median nerve forming a sling in which the axillary artery is supported. See also Table 14.
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This is particularly true in C5-C6 injuries where the musculocutaneous nerve has been compromised.
Sensory blockade, assessed by pinprick with a reduction to 22 [+ or -] 8% of musculocutaneous nerve at 30 minutes after completion of the injection, was considered an effective block based on the pilot study (16 cases).
The musculocutaneous nerve is within the body of the coracobrachialis.
Single, constant-current electrical stimuli (1 ms duration) were delivered to the musculocutaneous nerve over the motor point of BB previously identified according to standard position sites (Digi timer, DS7A, UK, range from 1 to 100mA, fixed durations between 0.
The right musculocutaneous, ulnar, median, radial nerve conduction studies and electromyography of multiple muscles of the right arm were normal.
The total volar forearm musculocutaneous free flap for reconstruction of extended forequarter amputations.
A rat transverse rectus abdominis musculocutaneous flap model: Effects of pharmacological manipulation.
Effects of sodium nitroprusside and phenylephrine on blood flow in free musculocutaneous flaps during general anesthesia.
These flaps are offsprings of previously known musculocutaneous and fasciocutaneous flaps and are harvested with preservation of the underlying muscular and fascial structures.
The second most common form of breast reconstruction involves pedicled transverse rectus abdominis musculocutaneous (TRAM) flaps.
The LACN runs superficially between the biceps and the brachialis muscle, where the LACN becomes a continuation of the musculocutaneous nerve.