anterior cutaneous branches of femoral nerve

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anterior cutaneous branches of femoral nerve

[TA]
cutaneous branches of the femoral nerve distributed to the anterior and medial aspects of the thigh; they convey general sensation.

an·te·ri·or cu·ta·ne·ous branch·es of fe·mor·al nerve

(an-tēr'ē-ŏr kyū-tā'nē-ŭs branch'ĕz fem'ŏr-ăl nĕrv) [TA]
Cutaneous branches of the femoral nerve distributed to the anterior and medial aspects of the thigh; they convey general sensation.
Synonym(s): anterior femoral cutaneous nerves, rami cutanei anteriores nervi femoralis.
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The anterior division, from its emergence to its final branching in the thigh, and connections with the saphenous and anterior femoral cutaneous nerves, is the object of a separate investigation (manuscript in preparation).
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