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A 48-year old woman with ductal carcinoma of the right breast has a modified radical mastectomy. After the operation, she has winging of the scapula when she presses her outstretched ARMS against a wall. Which of the following nerves is most likely injured?



A. Axillary
B. Long thoracic
C. Lower subscapular
D. Suprascapular
E. Thoracodorsal

This question is part of NBME 13 Section 2 (50 questions)
Asked by Chachelly, Last updated: Mar 26, 2020

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John Smith

John Smith

Answered Mar 24, 2017

Long thoracic
 

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