Musculus subclavius

musculus subclavius --> subclavius

(Science: anatomy, muscle) origin, first costal cartilage; insertion, inferior surface of acromial end of clavicle; action, fixes clavicle or elevates first rib; nerve supply, subclavian from brachial plexus.

Synonym: musculus subclavius, subclavian muscle.

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