circumflex scapular artery

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Noun1.circumflex scapular artery - an artery that serves the muscles of the shoulder and scapular areacircumflex scapular artery - an artery that serves the muscles of the shoulder and scapular area
circumflex artery - any of several paired curving arteries
articulatio humeri, shoulder joint, shoulder - a ball-and-socket joint between the head of the humerus and a cavity of the scapula
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A potential risk is contact with the suprascapular nerve and the circumflex scapular vessels.
9) It consists of branches from the suprascapular artery, the circumflex scapular artery, and posterior humeral circumflex artery.