The axillary nerve is a nerve of the human body, that comes off the posterior cord of the brachial plexus at the level of the axilla (armpit) and carries nerve fibers from C5 and C6. The axillary nerve travels through the quadrangular space with the posterior circumflex humeral artery and vein. [WP,unvetted]. [ http://en.wikipedia.org/wiki/Axillary_nerve ]

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definition
  • The axillary nerve is a nerve of the human body, that comes off the posterior cord of the brachial plexus at the level of the axilla (armpit) and carries nerve fibers from C5 and C6. The axillary nerve travels through the quadrangular space with the posterior circumflex humeral artery and vein. [WP,unvetted].
depicted by
  • https://upload.wikimedia.org/wikipedia/commons/d/d4/Brachial_plexus.jpg
  • http://upload.wikimedia.org/wikipedia/commons/e/ea/Brachial_plexus_2.svg
has exact synonym
  • circumflex humeral nerve
has related synonym
  • circumflex nerve
  • nervus axillaris
  • auxillery nerve
id
  • UBERON:0001493
present in taxon
  • http://purl.obolibrary.org/obo/NCBITaxon_9606