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Axillary Artery

The Axillary artery supplies the blood to the lateral thorax, the axilla, and the upper limb. It originates off of the Subclavian artery at the level of rib one. After passing the Teres major, it continues as the Brachial artery.

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Undergraduate students taking an anatomy and physiology course