Thoracodorsal artery

Dscn1830.jpg (76133 bytes) Dscn1829.jpg (80009 bytes) Ventrolateral view, left side

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The thoracodorsal artery is a branch of the subscapular artery.  It serves the latissimus dorsi muscle and can be observed on the deep side of that muscle at its humeral end where it runs with the thoracodorsal nerve.

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