infraglenoid


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infraglenoid

[¦in·frə′gle‚nȯid]
(anatomy)
Below the glenoid cavity of the scapula.
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The angle between the lateral margin of the SN, the superior angle and root of the spine was measured and considered as the upper scapular angle (USA), while the angle between root of the spine, the inferior angle and infraglenoid tubercle was measured and considered as the lower scapular angle (LSA) (Fig.
Best known is the scapular notching in which the humerus is in conflict with the infraglenoid tubercle [16, 18, 22, 27, 28].
The teres minor is a cord-like muscle that originates from a flattened area of the scapula immediately adjacent to its lateral border below the infraglenoid tubercle.