deltopectoral lymph nodes
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deltopectoral lymph nodes[TA]
the lymph nodes along the terminal end of the cephalic vein as it courses through the deltopectoral groove; they receive lymph from the upper limb; efferents pass to the apical axillary lymph nodes.
Synonym(s): nodi lymphoidei deltopectorales [TA]
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