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Intercostal Nerves MeSH Descriptor Data 2024

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Intercostal Nerves
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RDF Unique Identifier
dis: coord IM with PERIPHERAL NERVOUS SYSTEM DISEASES (IM); neopl: coord IM with PERIPHERAL NERVE NEOPLASMS (IM) + histol type of neopl (IM)
Scope Note
The ventral rami of the thoracic nerves from segments T1 through T11. The intercostal nerves supply motor and sensory innervation to the thorax and abdomen. The skin and muscles supplied by a given pair are called, respectively, a dermatome and a myotome.
Public MeSH Note
91; was see under THORACIC NERVES 1975-90
Online Note
search THORACIC NERVES 1966-74
History Note
91(75); was see under THORACIC NERVES 1975-90
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Intercostal Nerves Preferred
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