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1

What do the prescapular lymph nodes drain?

- Skin of caudal head and ear. - Skin and superficial muscles of lateral neck and cranial thoracic wall. - Shoulder and entire thoracic limb, except parts of the medial surface.

2

Where does Ln. axillaris lie?

On the medial surface of the distal part of m. teres major

3

What does Ln. axillaris drain?

- Thoracic wall.

- Thoracic ad abdominal mammae.

- Deep structures of the thoracic limb

4

Where does Ln. axillaris accessorius lie?

In the angle between m. latissimus dorsi and m. pectoralis profundus

5

What does Ln. axillaris accessorius drain?

- Thoracic wall.

- Thoracic and cranial mammae.

- Deep structures of the thoracic limb.