medial border of scapula

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me·di·al bor·der of scap·u·la

[TA]
the edge of the scapula closest to the vertebral column, extending from superior angle to inferior angle.

me·di·al border of scap·u·la

[TA]
The edge of the scapula closest to the vertebral column; extends from the superior angle to the inferior angle
Synonym(s): margo medialis scapulae [TA] , vertebral border of scapula
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The main trunk of the DSN lies medial to the medial border of the scapula as it travels inferiorly to the inferior medial border of the scapula that typically ends at the level of the T7 spinous process (31) (see Figure 1 and 2).
Plezbert and Nicholson (47) report on a case of a 28 year old with persistent cervical and thoracic pain along the medial border of the scapula and left shoulder weakness.
The coordinate system was constructed by identifying the center of the trigonum on the medial border of the scapula, the distal-most point, and the geometric center of the glenoid.
A lesion revealed on X-rays, and computer tomography was diagnosed as an osteochondroma of the medial border of the scapula and the tumor caused the rib cage deformity.
The incision was made along the medial border of the scapula.
Winged scapula or scapula alata is defined as a prominence of the medial border of the scapula.
The rhomboids normally elevate and adduct the medial border of the scapula (they are antagonists of the serratus anterior) and, along with the levator scapula, rotate the scapula so that the inferior angle moves medially (2).

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