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What area of the body does the Cervical Plexus serve?

Serves the back of head, shoulder and neck.

2

What area of the body does the Brachial Plexus serve?

Serves the shoulder and arm.

3

What area of the body does the Lumbar Plexus serve?

Serves the anterior and medial leg.

4

What area of the body does the Sacral Plexus serve?

Serves the back of the leg and pelvic region.

5

What nerves does the Cervical Plexus emerge from?

Spinal nerves C1-C4.

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What nerves does the Brachial Plexus emerge from?

Spinal nerves C5-C8 & T1.

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What nerves does the Lumbar Plexus emerge from?

Spinal nerves L1-L4.

8

What nerves does the Sacral Plexus emerge from?

Spinal nerves L4-S4.

9

In which plexus can you find the Lesser Occipital Nerve?

Cervical Plexus

10

In which plexus can you find the Greater Auricular Nerve?

Cervical Plexus

11

In which plexus can you find the Transverse Cervical Nerve?

Cervical Plexus

12

In which plexus can you find the Ansa Cervicalis?

Cervical Plexus

13

In which plexus can you find the Phrenic Nerve?

Cervical Plexus

14

In which plexus can you find the Supraclavicular Nerve?

Cervical Plexus

15

What nerve tells the diaphragm to contract for breathing?

The Phrenic Nerve

16

In which plexus can you find the Axillary Nerve?

Brachial Plexus

17

In which plexus can you find the Musculocutaneous Nerve?

Brachial Plexus

18

In which plexus can you find the Radial Nerve?

Brachial Plexus

19

In which plexus can you find the Median Nerve?

Brachial Plexus

20

In which plexus can you find the Ulnar Nerve?

Brachial Plexus

21

In which plexus can you find the Medial Pectoral Nerve?

Brachial Plexus

22

In which plexus can you find the Lateral Pectoral Nerve?

Brachial Plexus

23

In which plexus can you find the Upper Subscapular Nerve?

Brachial Plexus

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In which plexus can you find the Lower Subscapular Nerve?

Brachial Plexus

25

In which plexus can you find the Thoracodorsal Nerve?

Brachial Plexus

26

In which plexus can you find the Iliohypogastric Nerve?

Lumbar Plexus

27

In which plexus can you find the Ilioguinal Nerve?

Lumbar Plexus

28

In which plexus can you find the Genitofemoral Nerve?

Lumbar Plexus

29

In which plexus can you find the Obturator Nerve?

Lumbar Plexus

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In which plexus can you find the Femoral Nerve?

Lumbar Plexus