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Flashcards in Brachial Plexus Deck (15):
1

Long Thoracic Nerve

C5-C7: Serratus Anterior

2

Dorsal Scapular Nerve

C5: Levator Scapulae, Rhomboid Minor and Major

3

Supracapular Nerve

C5-C6: Supraspinatus and Infraspinatus

4

Nerve to subclavius

C5-C6: Subclavius

5

Lateral Pectoral Nerve

C5-C7: Pectoralis Major

6

Medial Pectoral Nerve

C8-T1: Pectoralis Major, Pectoralis Minor

7

Upper Subscapular Nerve

C5: Subscapularis

8

Lower Subscapular Nerve

C6: Subscapularis and Teres Major

9

Thoracodorsal Nerve

C6-C8: Latissimus Dorsi

10

Axillary Nerve

Terminal branch of posterior cord; C5-C6; Deltoid and Teres Minor

11

Musculocutaneous Nerve

Terminal branch of lateral cord: C5-C7: Biceps brachii, Brachialis and Coracobrachialis

12

Median Nerve

innervates muscles of ANTERIOR FOREARM and hand
Pronator Teres, Pronator Quadratus, Flexor carpi radialis, Flexor digitorum Superficialis, Flexor digitorum profundus (1/2), Flexor pollicis longus and Palmaris Longus

13

Median Nerve hand innervation

1/2 LOAF
Lumbricals 1 and 2, Opponens pollicis, Abductor pollicis and Flexor Pollicis Brevis

14

Ulnar Nerve

innervate muscle in anterior forearm and HAND
Flexor Carpi Ulnaris and 1/2 Flexor digitorum profundus
Hand: everything but 1/2 LOAF

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Radial Nerve

Posterior compartment muscles of arm/forearm
i.e Triceps brachii,