"Thoracic Arteries" is a descriptor in the National Library of Medicine's controlled vocabulary thesaurus,
MeSH (Medical Subject Headings). Descriptors are arranged in a hierarchical structure,
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Arteries originating from the subclavian or axillary arteries and distributing to the anterior thoracic wall, mediastinal structures, diaphragm, pectoral muscles, mammary gland and the axillary aspect of the chest wall.
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Below are the most recent publications written about "Thoracic Arteries" by people in Profiles.
The thoracoacromial trunk: alternative recipient vessels in reoperative head and neck reconstructive microsurgery. Plast Reconstr Surg. 2008 Jan; 121(1):88-94.
Lateral thoracic artery as a vascular variant in the supply to the free serratus anterior flap. J Reconstr Microsurg. 2001 Aug; 17(6):413-5.
Internal thoracic artery malperfusion syndrome after bilateral internal thoracic artery grafting: report of a case. Surg Today. 1998; 28(4):438-40.
Therapeutic considerations in congenital absence of the right pulmonary artery. Use of internal mammary artery as a preparatory shunt. J Cardiovasc Surg (Torino). 1984 May-Jun; 25(3):241-5.
Internal mammary artery versus autogenous vein for coronary artery bypass graft. Circulation. 1974 Dec; 50(6):1236-43.
Internal mammary artery implant. A method for assessing the physiologic efficacy of the "Vineberg procedure". Am J Cardiol. 1967 Apr; 19(4):542-7.