"Thoracic Nerves" is a descriptor in the National Library of Medicine's controlled vocabulary thesaurus,
MeSH (Medical Subject Headings). Descriptors are arranged in a hierarchical structure,
which enables searching at various levels of specificity.
The twelve spinal nerves on each side of the thorax. They include eleven INTERCOSTAL NERVES and one subcostal nerve. Both sensory and motor, they supply the muscles and skin of the thoracic and abdominal walls.
- Thoracic Nerves
- Nerve, Thoracic
- Nerves, Thoracic
- Thoracic Nerve
- Pectoral Nerves
- Nerve, Pectoral
- Nerves, Pectoral
- Pectoral Nerve
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