Surgical and Radiologic Anatomy

, Volume 39, Issue 1, pp 115–116 | Cite as

Topography of the coracobrachialis muscle and the musculocutaneous nerve by muscular variation

  • Ji Won Oh
  • Hyunsu Lee
  • Jae-Ho Lee
Letter to the Editor


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The authors are most grateful and indebted to colleagues, who generously lent a helping hand and/or provided expert advice, in particular to Tsai-Ching Hsi and Hyeon Sung Lee.

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Conflict of interest

The author declares that he has no conflict of interest.


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Authors and Affiliations

  1. 1.Department of Anatomy, School of MedicineKyungpook National UniversityDaeguKorea
  2. 2.Bio-medical Research InstituteKyungpook National University HospitalDaeguKorea
  3. 3.Department of Anatomy, School of MedicineKeimyung UniversityDaeguRepublic of Korea

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