medial cord of brachial plexus

me·di·al cord of brach·i·al plex·us

in the brachial plexus, the bundle of nerve fibers formed by the anterior division of the inferior trunk that lies medial to the axillary artery; it gives off the medial pectoral nerve, the medial brachial cutaneous, and medial antebrachial cutaneous nerves and ends by dividing into the medial root of the median nerves and the ulnar nerve.
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LC, lateral cord of brachial plexus; MC, medial cord of brachial plexus; m, muscle; n, nerve; 1st, first lateral root of median nerve; 2nd, second lateral root of median nerve; 3rd, medial root of median nerve.
The branches of the lateral and the medial cord of brachial plexus were dissected carefully, its course were noted and appropriate photographs were taken (Fig.

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