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25-old male football player is in your practice. Last night he fell down during game and hurted his right flank. In physical examination there is symmetrical auscultation and tenderness in 5th rib. You decided to do nerve block with bupivacain injection. As you prepare for operation you try to remember basic anatomy of rib region. There is three structures inferior to rib, which of them are the most superior:

a) artery
b) vein
c) nerve
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