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Is There a Safe Area for the Axillary Nerve in the Deltoid Muscle? by Ozgur Cetik, Murad Uslu, Halil Ibrahim Acar, Ayhan Comert, Ibrahim Tekdemir, and.

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1 Is There a Safe Area for the Axillary Nerve in the Deltoid Muscle? by Ozgur Cetik, Murad Uslu, Halil Ibrahim Acar, Ayhan Comert, Ibrahim Tekdemir, and Hakan Cift J Bone Joint Surg Am Volume 88(11): November 1, 2006 ©2006 by The Journal of Bone and Joint Surgery, Inc.

2 The inner surface of the deltoid muscle was exposed, and the subdeltoid fascia was removed to expose the axillary nerve. Ozgur Cetik et al. J Bone Joint Surg Am 2006;88: ©2006 by The Journal of Bone and Joint Surgery, Inc.

3 The deltoid muscle was replaced in its original anatomic position. Ozgur Cetik et al. J Bone Joint Surg Am 2006;88: ©2006 by The Journal of Bone and Joint Surgery, Inc.

4 Graph illustrating the correlation between arm length and anterior distance. Ozgur Cetik et al. J Bone Joint Surg Am 2006;88: ©2006 by The Journal of Bone and Joint Surgery, Inc.

5 Graph illustrating the correlation between arm length and posterior distance. Ozgur Cetik et al. J Bone Joint Surg Am 2006;88: ©2006 by The Journal of Bone and Joint Surgery, Inc.

6 The safe area is quadrangular in shape, with the length of the lateral edges being dependent on arm length. Ozgur Cetik et al. J Bone Joint Surg Am 2006;88: ©2006 by The Journal of Bone and Joint Surgery, Inc.


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