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The Innervation of the Upper Limb


I have written this short segment about the innervation of the upper extremity, just as a reference to the nerves, their origin, course and what they innervate.

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The upper extremity receives neural branches from various spinal nerves. Mostly is innervated by Brachial plexus (C5-T1), but also from Cervical plexus (C3-C4) and intercostal nerve.