Posterior cutaneous nerve of forearm
|Nerve: Posterior cutaneous nerve of forearm|
|Diagram of segmental distribution of the cutaneous nerves of the right upper extremity. Posterior view. ("Dors. antibrach. cutan." visible in red at center.)|
|Diagram of segmental distribution of the cutaneous nerves of the right upper extremity. Anterior view. ("Dors. antibrach. cutan." visible in red at center.)|
|Latin||n. cutaneus antebrachii posterior, n. cutaneus antibrachii dorsalis|
|Gray's||subject #210 944|
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The lower branch pierces the deep fascia below the insertion of the Deltoideus, and descends along the lateral side of the arm and elbow, and then along the back of the forearm to the wrist, supplying the skin in its course, and joining, near its termination, with the dorsal branch of the lateral antibrachial cutaneous nerve.
- Medial antibrachial cutaneous nerve
- Lateral antibrachial cutaneous nerve
- Posterior brachial cutaneous nerve
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