Brachial fascia - Fascia brachii

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General terms > Myology > Muscles of thoracic limb > Brachial fascia

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The brachial fascia is a part of the deep fascia of the thoracic limb and is the continuation of the medial and axillary fasciae. On the lateral surface of the arm, it surrounds the deltoid, the brachial, the triceps and thebiceps muscles, and exttends intermuscular septa between thors muscles and attachesto the scapula and humerus.


Text by Antoine Micheau, MD - Copyright IMAIOS
Veterinary Anatomy of Domestic Mammals: Textbook and Colour Atlas, Sixth Edition - Horst Erich König, Hans-Georg Liebich - Schattauer - ISBN-13: 978-3794528332

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