serratus muscles

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In some states it is legal and legitimate to give a breast massage if needed in a non-sexual, professional way to get at the pectoral chest muscles, the serratus muscles along the ribs, or to break up scar tissue and speed healing after surgery.
Two of the implanted electrodes in this area were not paced because initial testing demonstrated that they produced more than slight/ moderate contraction of latissimus and serratus muscles before generating an inhaled tidal volume.
Unwanted contraction of latissimus and serratus muscles overlying the ribs was a limiting factor.
Consequently, when currents were delivered through these electrodes, only unwanted latissimus and serratus muscle contractions occurred and no tidal volume resulted.