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Latissimus Dorsi
Wide triangular muscle inferior part of back
"Swimmer's muscle"
Coracobrachialis
elongated narrow muscle in arm
connects coracoid process and humerus
Deltoid
thick shoulder muscle that covers the shoulder joints and forms rounded contour of shoulder
Supraspinatus
rounded muscle
located supraspinous fossa of scapula
Infraspinatus
triangular muscle
infraspinous fossa of the scapula
Teres major
thick, flattened muscle
inferior to the teres minor
forms part of post. wall of the axilla
Teres minor
often inseparable from from the infraspinatus
by the scapula
Muscles used in breathing
Diaphram
External intercostals
Internal intercostals
Muscles moving the shoulder girdle
Pectoralis minor
Serratus anterior
Trapezius
Levator scapulae
Rhomboids (major and minor)
Muscles moving in arm
Pectoralis minor
Latissimus dorsi
Coracobrachialis
Deltoid
Supraspinatus
Infraspinatus
Teres major
Teres minor
Muscles moving the forearm
Biceps brachii
Brachialis
Triceps brachii
Anconeus
Brachioradialis
Supinator
Pronator teres
Biceps brachii
anterior surface of arm
spans from shoulder to elbow
Brachialis
deep to biceps brachii
most powerful flexor in forearm
Anconeus
small muscle
Lateral part of the posterior aspect of the elbow
Brachioradialis
Anterolateral part of the forearm
covers radius
Supinator
Lateral superior part of forearm
radius
Pronator teres
Medial anterior part of forearm
humerus to ulna to radius
Flexor carpi radialis
Lateral superficial anterior compartment of forearm
Palmaris longus
Lateral superficial anterior compartment of forearm
next to flexor carpi radialis and extensor carpi radialis longus
Extensor carpi radialis longus
Lateral superficial posterior compartment of the forearm
Thenar eminence
lateral rounded contour on the palm a.k.a. ball of the thumb
muscles that act on thumb
Abductor pollicis brevis
Oppenens pollicis
Flexor pollicis brevis
Adductor pollicis
Abductor pollicis brevis
superficial anterior lateral side of the thenar eminence
Oppenens pollicis
deep to the abductor pollicis brevis of the thenar eminence
Flexor pollicis brevis
medial to the abductor pollicis brevis of the thenar eminence
Adductor pollicis
where radial artery passes
btwn thumb and pointer finger
part of thenar eminence
Intermediate (midpalmer) muscles
Lumbricals
Palmar interossei
Dorsi interossei
Abductor digiti minimi
most superficial of the hypothenar muscles
little finger
Intrinsic muscles of the hand
Thenar eminence
Intermediate muscles
Hypothenar eminence
Hypothenar muscles
Abductor digiti minimi
Flexor digiti minimi brevis
Opponens digiti minimi
has to do with the little finger
Flexor digiti minimi brevis
lateral to the abductor digiti minimi
Oppenens digiti minimi
deep to the other two hypothenar muscles
Lumbricals
They originate from and insert into the tendons of other muscles
Palmar interossei
superficial of the interossei muscles
btwn metacarpals
Dorsal interossei
deep to the palmar interossei
btwn metacarpals