How do I remember the brachial plexus roots?

What is the mnemonic for brachial plexus?

The brachial plexus is divided into five parts; roots, trunks, divisions, cords and branches (a good mnemonic for this is Read That Damn Cadaver Book).

How do you read a brachial plexus diagram?

What are the nerves of the brachial plexus?

Two nerves originate completely from the roots of the brachial plexus: the dorsal scapular nerve and long thoracic nerve. The dorsal scapular nerve originates from the rami of C5, while the long thoracic nerve originates from the rami of C5, C6, and C7. Both nerves are often observed piercing the middle scalene muscle.