Acromial branch of suprascapular artery

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Artery: Acromial branch of suprascapular artery
The scapular and circumflex arteries. (Acromial branch of suprascapular artery visible but not labeled.)
Latin ramus acromialis arteriae suprascapularis
Gray's subject #148 582
Source suprascapular artery   
/ Elsevier

The suprascapular artery gives of an acromial branch, which pierces the Trapezius and supplies the skin over the acromion, anastomosing with the thoracoacromial artery.

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