thoraco-


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thoraco-

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thorac-

combining form
(Anatomy) thorax: thoracotomy.
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It is known that thoracic wall is supplied by medial thoracic branches intercostals artery and the thoracic artery from axillary artery the thoraco- acromial artery and the lateral thoracic artery.
Interestingly, the superior thoracic artery took origin from thoraco- acromial artery which shared a common site of origin with axillary artery I and II.