Muscles of the upper limb | definition of muscles of the upper limb by Medical dictionary
muscles of the upper limb
muscles of the upper limb [TA]
muscles acting on or located within the free upper limb. Terminologia Anatomica includes the scapulohumeral muscles in this category but does not include the axioappendicular muscles; the latter are listed under muscles of the back and muscles of the thorax.
References in periodicals archive
Since proximal function is crucial to the overall limb function, the application of this technique to multiple muscles of the upper limb
must be investigated in future research.
For tree-climbing species, laryngeal occlusion is essential for stabilizing the thorax, providing a stable pivot point for the muscles of the upper limbs