Alar thoracic artery

Dr Craig Hacking et al.

The alar thoracic artery is a rare variant arterial glandular branch of the axillary artery (usually the second part) that supplies the axillary fat, lymph nodes and skin of the axilla.

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Article information

rID: 66657
System: Vascular
Section: Anatomy
Synonyms or Alternate Spellings:

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