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The subclavian arteries extended sideways, and gave rise to the sternoclavicular artery, thoracic artery, axillary artery, intercostal artery, and the major coracoid artery.
6) The most caudal region of the spinal cord, extending from T8 to the conus, is additionally supplied by the artery of Adamkiewicz, branching from the intercostal artery, and occasionally the Desproges-Gotteron artery, branching from the internal iliac artery.