Human Anatomy & Physiology (9th Edition)

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ISBN 10: 0321743261
ISBN 13: 978-0-32174-326-8

Chapter 13 - The Peripheral Nervous System and Reflex Activity - Review Questions - Page 522: 19b


The ventral rami, with the exception of those in the thorax that form the intercostal nerves, contribute to large plexuses that supply the anterior and posterior body trunk and limbs. The dorsal rami supply the muscles and skin of the back (posterior trunk).

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