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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Where it was absent (3.3%), the circumflex scapular artery and the thoracodorsal artery originated directly from the axillary artery.
The latter continued 1 cm more at length to terminate at the division of the circumflex scapular artery and thoracodorsal artery.