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Thoracodorsal

HUMERUS: EXtension, ADDuction, Medial Rotation

2

Dorsal Scapular Nerve

SCAPULA: REtraction, Inferior Rotation Lateral Angle, Elevation

3

Medial and Lateral Pectoral Nerves

SCAPULA: PROtraction, Depression of Shoulder

HUMERUS: FLEXion, ADDuction, Medial Rotation

4

Long Thoracic Nerve

SCAPULA: PROtraction, Upward Rotation

5

Accessory Nerve

SCAPULA: REtraction, Elevation, Depression, Superior Rotation

6

Axillary Nerve

HUMERUS: FLEXion, EXtension, ABDuction, Medial Rotation, Lateral ROtation

7

Upper Subscapular Nerve

HUMERUS: ADDuction, Medial Rotation

8

Lower Subscapular Nerve

HUMERUS: ADDuction, Medial Rotation

9

Suprascapular Nerve (C5-C6)

HUMERUS: ABDuction, Lateral Rotation

10

Musculocutaneous Nerve

ARM: FLEXion, ADDuction

FOREARM: FLEXion, Supination

11

Radial Nerve

ARM: EXtension

FOREARM: FLEXion, EXtension, Supination

WRIST: EXtension, ABDuction, ADDuction

2nd Digit: EXtension

THUMB: EXtension, ABDuction

12

Median Nerve

FOREARM: FLEXion, Pronation

WRIST: FLEXion, ABDuction

2nd DIGIT: FLEXion

THUMB: FLEXion

13

Recurrent Branch of Median Nerve

THUMB: FLEXion, ABDuction, Opposition

14

Ulnar

WRIST: FLEXion, ADDuction

2nd DIGIT: FLEXion

15

Deep Branch of Ulnar Nerve

2nd DIGIT and 5th DIGIT: FLEXion, EXtension, ABDuction, ADDuction

THUMB: Oppositon