Encyclopedia of Pain

2007 Edition

Anterior Primary Ramus

Reference work entry
DOI: https://doi.org/10.1007/978-3-540-29805-2_237

Definition

The anterior branch of a spinal nerve that provides the nerve supply to the extremities (e.g. brachial plexus) and the chest wall.

 Pain Treatment, Spinal Nerve Blocks

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