Nerves of the upper limb

  1. What does the axial nerve innervate? (3)
    • deltoid muscles
    • terres minor 
    • skin over the shoulder
  2. What does the radial nerve innervate (4)?
    • extensor muscles if the arm and forearm (extensor digitorum and brachioradialis) 
    • skin of the back of the arm
    • forearm
    • lateral part of the back of the hand
  3. What does the musculocutaneous nerve innervate? (3)
    • brachialis
    • biceps brachii
    • ventrolateral surface of the forearm
  4. what does the median nerve innervate? (4)
    • Lateral flexor muscles of the forearm 
    • Most of the thenar 
    • skin of the lateral part of the palm
    • skin of the palmer surfaces of lateral three and one-half digits
  5. What does the ulnar nerve innervate? (5)
    • medial flexor muscles of the forearm
    • hypothenar muscles 
    • interosseous muscles 
    • skin of the medial part of the palm
    • skin of the palmar surfaces of the medial one and one-half digits 
    • dorsal skin of the medial part of the hand
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arikell
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337550
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Nerves of the upper limb
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nerves
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