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DIAPHRAGM-SUPPLY

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DIAPHRAGM-SUPPLY

BLOOD SUPPLY
1. Costal margin - lower 5 intercostal + subcostal arteries.
2. Abdominal surface - right + left inferior phrenic arteries, musculophrenic, pericardiacophrenic.

NERVE SUPPLY
3. Motor - phrenic nerves (C3,4,5).
4. Sensory - 1/3 of phrenic nerve fibers are sensory (to lateral pericardium, medial pleura, peritoneum).
5. Proprioception - lower intercostal nerves.


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REFERENCES

1. Mcminn. (2003). Last's Anatomy. Elsevier Australia. ISBN:0729537528. Read it at Google Books - Find it at Amazon
2. Netter, F. H. (2019). Atlas of human anatomy. Philadelphia, PA: Elsevier.
3. Image: no reference available.

Ⓒ A. Manickam 2018

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