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1

The pectoralis minor muscle is positioned _________ to the pectoralis major muscle

posterior (deep)

2

The pectoralis major muscle is positioned _________ to the pectoralis minor muscle

anterior (superficial)

3

The thoracoacromial artery passes ________ to the pectoralis minor muscle

medial

4

The lateral thoracic artery is positioned ________ to the pectoralis minor muscle

lateral

5

The axillary artery passes ________ to the pectoralis minor muscle.

posterior (deep)

6

The ________ passes posterior (deep) to the pectoralis minor muscle.

axillary artery

7

The anterior circumflex humeral artery passes directly ________ to the humerus (surgical neck).

anterior

8

The anterior circumflex humeral artery passes directly anterior to the ________.

humerus (surgical neck)

9

The posterior circumflex humeral artery passes directly ________ and ________ to the humerus (surgical neck).

medial and posterior

10

The cords of the brachial plexus pass _________ to the pectoralis minor muscle.

posterior (deep)

11

The cords of the brachial plexus are positioned ________, ________, and ________ to the axillary artery.

lateral, posterior, and medial

12

The axillary artery is positioned ________, ________, and ________ to the cords of the brachial plexus

medial, anterior, and lateral

13

The ulnar nerve passes ________ to the medial epicondyle of the humerus.

posterior

14

The ulnar nerve passes posterior to the ________.

medial epicondyle of the humerus

15

The long thoracic nerve is positioned directly________ to the serratus anterior muscle.

lateral

16

The ________ is positioned directly lateral to the serratus anterior muscle.

long thoracic nerve

17

The long thoracic nerve is positioned directly lateral to the ________.

serratus anterior muscle

18

The axillary nerve passes ________ and ________ to the humerus (surgical neck).

medial and posterior

19

The brachial artery is positioned ________ to the humerus (shaft).

medial

20

The profunda brachii artery passes ________ to the shaft of the humerus.

posterior

21

The profunda brachii artery passes posterior to the ________.

shaft of the humerus

22

The superior ulnar collateral artery passes ________ to to the medial epicondyle of the humerus

posterior

23

The superior ulnar collateral artery passes posterior to to the ________

medial epicondyle of the humerus