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NERVE SUPPLY OF

UPPER EXTREMITIES
MA. CRISTINA S. ELMA, M.D.,F.P.O.G.S.

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BRACHIAL PLEXUS

INJURY TO THE ROOTS

INJURY TO THE TRUNKS

INJURY TO THE CORDS

ULNAR NERVE

RADIAL NERVE

CUTANEOUS INNERVATION
OF UPPER EXTREMITIES

CUTANEOUS INNERVATION
OF HAND

QUIZ SEC A
1. From what roots will the long thoracic
nerve originate?
2. Give one muscle supplied by the
musculocutaneous nerve.
3. Cord/s of origin of the median nerve.
4-5. Give 2 nerves coming from the posterior
cord of the brachial plexus.

QUIZ SEC A
6. What nerve will innervate the posterior arm
compartment?
7. What nerve will provide cutaneous
innervation to the tips of 3 fingers of the
dorsal surface of the hand?
8. What nerve injury will produce claw hand
deformity?
9. The ulnar nerve will come from what cord?
10. The opponens pollicis muscle is
innervated by what nerve?