Lateral axillar fascia - Fascia axillaris lateralis

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General terms > Myology > Muscles of thoracic limb > Lateral axillar fascia



The lateral axillar fascia is the part of the deep fascia of the thoracic limb that covers the lateral muscles of shoulder.  It is continuous with the deep fascia of the trunk and continues distally as the brachial fascia.

Text by Antoine Micheau, MD - Copyright IMAIOS


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