infraglenoid


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infraglenoid

[¦in·frə′gle‚nȯid]
(anatomy)
Below the glenoid cavity of the scapula.
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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.
Glenoid neck length was measured linearly along the scapular plane between the inferior glenoid rim and the infraglenoid tubercule.
There is a prominent infraglenoid tubercle (see Strickler, 1978 for terminology) and another equally prominent tubercle just dorsal to the infraglenoid tubercle and distal to the glenoid on a ridge on the dorsal surface below the anterior base of the acromion process and scapular spine.