ANAT 1507 Joints of the Upper Limbs

ANAT 1507 Joints of the Upper Limbs - Sternoclavicular...

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Sternoclavicular Joint The upper extremity sacrifices stability for mobility. 1. Articular Capsule 2. Articular disc - acts as a hinge 3. Anterior Sternoclavicular Ligament 4. Posterior Sternoclavicular Ligament 5. Interclavicular Ligament – prevents downward displacement 6. Costoclavicular Ligament – prevents upward displacement Monday, July 12, 2010
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Acromioclavicular Joint This is a plane type of synovial joint which allows the scapula to rotate on the clavicle as the shoulder is moved. It expands the movement of the shoulder. Dislocation of this joint = shoulder separation 1 . Articular Capsule 2. Articular Disc 3. Acromioclavicular Ligament 4. Coracoclavicular Ligament – a. Conoid Ligament – b. Trapezoid Ligament Monday, July 12, 2010
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Intrinsic Ligaments of the Scapula • 1. Coracoacromial Ligament - arches over head of the humerus • 2. Superior Transverse Scapular Ligament (Suprascapular ligament) • 3. Inferior Transverse Scapular Ligament – Inconstant – Scapular spine to glenoid cavity Monday, July 12, 2010
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This note was uploaded on 11/21/2011 for the course ANAT 1507 taught by Professor Samueldemons during the Summer '10 term at Life Chiropractic College West.

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ANAT 1507 Joints of the Upper Limbs - Sternoclavicular...

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