Lower subscapular nerve
|Nerve: Lower subscapular nerve|
|Plan of brachial plexus. (Label for lower subscapular nerve at bottom center.)|
|Gray's||subject #210 934|
|Innervates||Subscapularis, Teres major|
The lower subscapular (inferior subscapular) supplies the lower part of the Subscapularis, and ends in the Teres major; the latter muscle is sometimes supplied by a separate branch. It consists of fibres from C5-6 spinal nerves, and branches off of the posterior cord of the brachial plexus.
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