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ax·il·lar·y

 (ăk′sə-lĕr′ē)
adj.
1. Anatomy Of, relating to, or located near the axilla.
2. Botany Of, relating to, or located in an axil: axillary bud.
n.
Variant of axillar.

axillary

(ækˈsɪlərɪ)
adj
1. (Anatomy) of, relating to, or near the armpit
2. (Botany) botany growing in or related to the axil: an axillary bud.
n, pl -laries
(Zoology) (usually plural) Also called: axillar one of the feathers growing from the axilla of a bird's wing

ax•il•lar•y

(ˈæk səˌlɛr i)

adj., n., pl. -lar•ies. adj.
1. of or pertaining to the axilla.
2. pertaining to an axil.
n.
[1605–15]
ThesaurusAntonymsRelated WordsSynonymsLegend:
Adj.1.axillary - of or relating to the axilaxillary - of or relating to the axil    
phytology, botany - the branch of biology that studies plants
2.axillary - of or relating to the armpitaxillary - of or relating to the armpit; "axillary gland"
anatomy, general anatomy - the branch of morphology that deals with the structure of animals
Translations

ax·il·lar·y

a. axilar, rel. a la axila.

axillary

adj axilar
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Parts of the starting point of deltoid muscle and the ending point of pectoralis major muscle were excised, and the brachial artery, median nerve, musculocutaneous nerve, axillary nerve, and radial nerve were remained.
Axillary nerve block may be performed via paraesthesia or trans-arterial techniques, as well as peripheral nerve stimulation or real-time ultrasound guidance.
Double nerve transfer like SA to SS and triceps branch radial nerve to axillary nerve were excluded from the study as it was difficult to access the functional outcome of shoulder abduction of either nerve transfer separately.
A longitudinal incision from the posterior part of the Acromion process to the lateral epicondyle was made to identify the axillary nerve, radial nerve and plate.
This case report involves the unusual triad of a HAGL lesion, rotator cuff tear, and axillary nerve palsy in a teenage male who sustained a traumatic, anterior shoulder dislocation.
The axillary nerve arises from the posterior cord at the level of the coracoid process, forming an angle towards the deltoid muscle, which it innervates (Fig.
We were not able to identify the axillary nerve at that time.
5] Less frequent associated injuries are brachial plexopathy and axillary nerve palsy.
The posterior humeral circumflex artery (arteria circumflexa humeri posterior, PHCA) stems from the AA at the distal border of the subscapularis (musculus subscapularis) from the proximal segment of the infrapectoral (last, third) part of the AA and runs dorsally into the quadrangular space (foramen humerotrici-pitale, spatium axillare laterale) together with the axillary nerve (nervus axillaris).
Also, it tried to clinically investigate prilocaine, dexamethasone added to prilocaine and levobupivacaine effects of the onset and duration of sensory and motor block in axillary nerve block done through a peripheral nerve stimulator.
Motor response of the musculocutaneus nerve was recorded from the biceps muscle, the axillary nerve from the deltoid muscle, and the radial nerve from the triceps muscle by using superficial electrodes.