Ch 9 Key Terms

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Ch 9 Key Terms
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  1. SUPRASPINATOUS
    name of fossa located above the scapular spine
  2. GLENOID FOSSA
    articular portion of scapula
  3. GLENOID LABRUM
    structure that is a continuation of the shoulder joint capsule and folds to line the edge of the glenoid fossa
  4. CORACOACROMIAL
    ligament that functions to protect the shoulder from superiour dislocation
  5. TRANSVERSE HUMERAL
    shoulder ligament that functions to protect tendon of biceps brachii, long-head muscle
  6. SCAPULAR SPINE
    name of prominent raised ridge on posterior aspect of scapula
  7. AXIALLARY RECESS
    sagging pouch of joint capsule formed when humerous is adducted
  8. CORACOCLAVICULAR LIGAMENT
    shoulder ligament that extends from clacivcle to coracoid process
  9. ACROMION
    name of prominent, enlarged end of the scapular spine
  10. SCAPULA & CLAVICLE
    bones of shoulder girdle
  11. TRANSVERSE HUMERAL
    shoulder ligament consisting of a wide band extending from grater tubercle to lesser tubercle over intertubercular groove
  12. INFRASPINATOUS
    name of fossa lacated below the scapular spine
  13. CORACOACROMIAL LIGAMENT
    shoulder ligament that binds coracoid process and acromion
  14. CORACOHUMERAL LIGAMENT
    shoulder ligament that extends from lateral coracoid to anatomic neck of humerus
  15. CORACOID PROCESS
    name of the anterior process on lateral aspect of scapula
  16. ACROMIOCLAVICULAR LIGAMENT
    shoulder ligament that connects AC joint

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