Infraglenoid tubercle

The infraglenoid tubercle is the part of the scapula from which the long head of the triceps brachii originates. The infraglenoid tubercle is a tubercle located on the lateral part of the scapula, inferior to (below) the glenoid cavity. The name infraglenoid tubercle refers to its location below the glenoid cavity.

Infraglenoid tubercle
Lateral view of left scapula
(infraglenoid tubercle labeled at center right)
LatinTuberculum infraglenoidale
Anatomical terms of bone

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This article incorporates text in the public domain from page 205 of the 20th edition of Gray's Anatomy (1918)

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