Appendicular Skeleton

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Appendicular Skeleton 25/02/2008 10:00:00 Bones of the limbs and the girdles which connect those bones to the Axial  skeleton Pectoral girdle o Scapula Classified flat or irregular Does NOT articulate with Axial skeleton Right on top of thoracic cage Muscles between Scapula and thoracic cage Features Spine of the scapula Tip is the achromion Point where clavicle articulates Supraspinous fossa Muscles fit into this depression Infraspinous fossa Muscles fit into this depression Coracoid Process Point of muscles attachment Anteriror to achromin
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Glenoid cavity Or fossa Location where head of humorous attaches Lateral border Same side as glenoid cavity Vertibral Medial border Opposite of glenoid cavity Anterior Subscapular fossa Muscle point attachment o Clavicle S-Shape bone Connects appendiculaticular to axial skeleton Articulates with sternum Achromial end
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This note was uploaded on 04/03/2008 for the course PSIO 201 taught by Professor Stanescu during the Spring '08 term at Arizona.

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