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scalene

1. Maths (of a triangle) having all sides of unequal length
2. Anatomy of or relating to any of the scalenus muscles
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13-14) In the inferior neck at the level of the anterior and middle scalenes, the C8 and T1 nerve roots form the inferior (lower) trunk and then each trunk of the brachial plexus divides into the anterior and posterior divisions as the plexus passes through the cervico-axillary canal posterior to the clavicle.
24), the DSN pierced both the middle and posterior scalene in 6.
It is shaped like a scalene triangle balanced on its sharpest angle.
In our figures we will use an isosceles triangle, but equilateral or scalene triangles can be used as well.
This concept applies to all possible and actual triangles--red ones and green ones, right and obtuse triangles, isosceles and scalene triangles.
longus coli and scalene muscles) and other structures (e.
The results revealed increased electromyographic amplitude of the large superficial sternocleidomastoid, and anterior scalene muscles in patients with neck pain.
Upon exiting their respective neural foramina, the roots travel in the interscalene space, bounded anteriorly by the anterior scalene muscle, posteriorly by the middle/posterior scalene muscles, and inferiorly by the subclavian artery/first rib.
Operative treatment for PSS includes first rib resection, scalene muscle removal, or subclavius muscle removal, along with removal of constricting scar tissue from around the vein.
Typically arising from the transverse process of C3 to C5, the levator claviculae courses inferiorly, lateral to the scalene and levator scapulae muscles, medial and posterior to the sternocleidomastoid muscle and usually inserting on the clavicle.
2]) [+ or -] standard pattern sternocleidomastoid 0,86 [+ or -] 0,39 anterior scalene 1,94 [+ or -] 0,73 upper trapezius 2,58 [+ or -] 0,76 middle trapezius 2,99 [+ or -] 0,93 suboccipital 1,77 [+ or -] 0,48 Without diagnosis of TMD Mann-Whitney Cervical muscles Mean (Kg/[cm.