Chapter 7
The Skeleton
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Acromion
Coracoid
process
Suprascapular notch
Superior border
Superior
angle
Subscapular
fossa
Medial border
Inferior angle
Glenoid
cavity
Lateral border
Right scapula, anterior aspect
(a)
Coracoid process
Suprascapular notch
Acromion
Glenoid
cavity
at lateral
angle
Lateral border
Infraspinous
fossa
Spine
(b) Right scapula, posterior aspect
Supraspinous
fossa
Coracoid
process
Glenoid
cavity
Acromion
Infraspinous
fossa
Spine
(c) Right scapula, lateral aspect
Infraglenoid
tubercle
Supraglenoid
tubercle
Supraspinous fossa
Subscapular
fossa
Inferior angle
Supraspinous
fossa
Infraspinous
fossa
Subscapular
fossa
Posterior
Anterior
Figure 7.26
The scapula.
View (c) is accompanied by a schematic representation of its
orientation. (For a related image, see
A Brief Atlas of the Human Body
, Figure 24.)
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