Absence of Musculocutaneous Nerve Associated with Variations of Distribution Patterns of the Median Nerve

@inproceedings{Zhang2014AbsenceOM,
  title={Absence of Musculocutaneous Nerve Associated with Variations of Distribution Patterns of the Median Nerve},
  author={Yong Zhang and Shengbo Yang and Fangjiu Yang and Peng Xie},
  year={2014}
}
Variations in the brachial plexus and the distribution patterns of its branches are not uncommon. A communicating branch, which is the most frequent variation, often arises from musculocutaneous nerve to median nerve. However, the branches arising from lateral cord of the brachial plexus and median nerve instead of musculocutaneous nerve are very rare. Detailed description of the abnormalities is important for surgical procedures. Our case study reports the musculocutaneous nerve was absent, a… CONTINUE READING

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