Joints of superior limb girdle

From Biology-Online Dictionary
Jump to: navigation, search

Joints of superior limb girdle --> joints of pectoral girdle

The joints uniting the scapulae and clavicles to each other and the latter to the sternum forming the superior limb girdle; these are the acromioclavicular and the sternoclavicular joints.

Synonym: articulationes cinguli membri superioris, joints of superior limb girdle, juncturae cinguli membri superioris.