superior angle of scapula


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su·pe·ri·or an·gle of scap·u·la

[TA]
formerly named the medial angle, it lies at the junction of the superior and medial borders of the bone.
Synonym(s): angulus superior scapulae [TA]

su·pe·ri·or an·gle of scap·u·la

(sŭ-pēr'ē-ŏr ang'gĕl skap'yū-lă) [TA]
Angle at the junction of the superior and medial borders of the scapula
Synonym(s): angulus superior scapulae [TA] .
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During exposure of posterior triangle of neck, we observed long thin belly of a muscle superficial to brachial plexus and subclavian vessels, which shared a common origin with subclavius muscle anteriorly, while posteriorly this muscle was attached to superior angle of scapula, medial to the attachment of inferior belly of omohyoid.
A band of non-enhancing tissue stretching from the first costal cartilage to the superior angle of scapula, iso-intense to the adjacent muscles in the presence of a normal subclavius muscle are the classical MRI features of subclavius posticus muscle [8].
Upper border of s capd a Costal cartilage of first (2005) lateral to inferior belly rib of omohyoid muscle Sarikcioglu et Superior angle of scapula Costal cartilage of first al.

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