Definition of Brachial plexus
1. Noun. A network of nerves formed by cervical and thoracic spinal nerves and supplying the arm and parts of the shoulder.
Medical Definition of Brachial plexus
1. A network of lower cervical and upper dorsal spinal nerves supplying the arm, forearm and hand. (27 Sep 1997)
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Literary usage of Brachial plexus
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1. Monographic Medicine by William Robie Patten Emerson, Guido Guerrini, William Brown, Wendell Christopher Phillips, John Whitridge Williams, John Appleton Swett, Hans Günther, Mario Mariotti, Hugh Grant Rowell (1916)
"Lesions in the Domain of the brachial plexus This plexus may be involved by: (1) tumors near the spine or in the supraclavicular fossa; (2) direct and ..."