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Surgical Anatomy
October 1999

October 1999

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Copyright 1999 American Medical Association. All Rights Reserved. Applicable FARS/DFARS Restrictions Apply to Government Use.1999

Arch Surg. 1999;134(10):1157. doi:10.1001/archsurg.134.10.1157

The subclavian artery becomes the axillary artery at the lateral border of the first rib. The axillary artery becomes the brachial artery at the inferior border of the teres major muscle.1