acromial artery

a·cro·mi·al branch of tho·ra·co·a·cro·mi·al ar·ter·y

[TA]
a branch of the thoracoacromial artery that runs over the coracoid process and under the deltoid muscle.
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acromial artery

(1) Acromial branch of thoracoacromial artery, ramus acromialis arteriae thoraco—acromialis NA6.
(2) Acromial branch of subscapular artery, ramus acromialis arteriae subscapularis NA6.
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Furthermore, in agreement with previous reports on avian species (Nickel et al., 1977; Erdogan, 2012), it was determined that the acromial artery did not originate from the subclavian artery in the flamingos.
It is known that thoracic wall is supplied by medial thoracic branches intercostals artery and the thoracic artery from axillary artery the thoraco- acromial artery and the lateral thoracic artery.