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16 Cards in this Set

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Scapula
Shoulder Blade
Spine
Posterior Ridge
Supraspinous fossa
Area above spine (posterior)
Infraspinous fossa
Area below spine (posterior)
Subscapular fossa
Entire anterior large area
Axillary border
Upper border angle???
Glenoid cavity
"Centrum" of the scapula-can be seen on a lateral angle

Receives head of Humerus
Inferior angle
Edge at the very bottom of the scapula
Lateral angle
Distal edge near top of scapula
Lateral border
Entire distal edge
Medial border
Proximal border
Acroium process

Function
Large extension, created by the enlargement of the spine (posterior)

Connects the clavicle
Caracoid process
Large extension, anterior
Pectoral girdle
Consists of two bones: anterior clavicle and posterior scapula
Function of the pectoral girdles
Attach upper limbs to axial skeleton

Attach trunk and neck muscles
Clavicle
Collarbone

When broken, disables entire upper limb