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thoracodorsal artery

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noun tho·ra·co·dor·sal artery \ˌthō-rə-kō-ˌdȯr-səl-\

Medical Definition of thoracodorsal artery

  1. :  an artery that is continuous with the axillary artery, accompanies the thoracodorsal nerve, and supplies or gives off branches supplying the subscapularis muscle, latissimus dorsi, serratus anterior, and the intercostal muscles


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