Musculocutaneous
Musculocutaneous Mus`cu*lo*cu*ta"ne*ous, a. [L. musculus + E. cutaneous.] (Anat.) Pertaining both to muscles and skin; as, the musculocutaneous nerve. [1913 Webster]

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  • musculocutaneous — Relating to both muscle and skin. SYN: myocutaneous, myodermal. * * * mus·cu·lo·cu·ta·ne·ous kyu̇ tā nē əs adj of, relating to, supplying, or consisting of both muscle and skin <use of musculocutaneous flaps in breast reconstruction>… …   Medical dictionary

  • musculocutaneous — mus·cu·lo·cutaneous …   English syllables

  • musculocutaneous nerve — n 1) a large branch of the brachial plexus supplying various parts of the upper arm (as flexor muscles) and forearm (as the skin) 2) SUPERFICIAL PERONEAL NERVE * * * a nerve of the brachial plexus that supplies some muscles of the arm and the… …   Medical dictionary

  • Musculocutaneous nerve — Nerve: Musculocutaneous nerve Nerves of the left upper extremity. (Musculocutaneous labeled at upper right.) Latin nervus musculocutaneus Gray s …   Wikipedia

  • musculocutaneous amputation — an amputation in which the flap consists of muscle and skin …   Medical dictionary

  • musculocutaneous flap — myocutaneous flap a combination of skin and muscle with vascularity adequate for the necessary amount of tissue to be transferred to the recipient site …   Medical dictionary

  • musculocutaneous nerve of leg — nervus fibularis superficialis …   Medical dictionary

  • musculocutaneous nerve — a nerve of the brachial plexus that supplies some muscles of the arm and the skin of the lateral part of the forearm …   The new mediacal dictionary

  • musculocutaneous nerve — |məskyəlō+... noun Etymology: International Scientific Vocabulary muscul + cutaneous 1. : a large branch of the brachial plexus supplying various parts of the upper arm (as flexor muscles) and forearm (as the skin) 2. : the superficial peroneal… …   Useful english dictionary

  • Нерв Мышечно-Кожный (Musculocutaneous Nerve) — нерв плечевого сплетения; иннервирует некоторые мышцы руки, капсулу локтевого сустава и кожу латеральной поверхности предплечья. Источник: Медицинский словарь …   Медицинские термины

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