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a blood vessel that carries blood from the heart to the body

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a major thoroughfare that bears important traffic

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In the present report, we found a unilateral variation of suprascapular artery. This variation is rare, and will be helpful to clinical practice.
Study of the relationship between the suprascapular artery and the brachial plexus.
Oakes, "Anomalous traversement of the suprascapular artery through the suprascapular notch: a possible mechanism for undiagnosed shoulder pain?" Medical Science Monitor, vol.
Venieratos, "Anomalous origin and course of the suprascapular artery combined with absence of the suprascapular vein: case study and clinical implications," North American Journal of Medical Sciences, vol.
found that the infraspinatus muscle is irrigated 81% of the time by the circumflex scapular artery and 94% of the time by the suprascapular artery, forming an anastomotic network between the two arteries.
established that the suprascapular artery, is located at a mean distance of 27 mm from the center of the portal and a minimum distance of 24 mm, is the anatomical structure at greatest risk of injury during posterior approaches of the shoulder.
The muscular branches coming from the superior thyroid artery and suprascapular artery supply the middle and lower part of sternocleidomastoid muscle.