Infrascapular
Infrascapular In`fra*scap"u*lar, a. [Infra + scapular.] (Anat.) Beneath the scapula, or shoulder blade; subscapular. [1913 Webster]

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  • infrascapular — Inferior to the scapula. SYN: subscapular (2). * * * in·fra·scap·u·lar (in″frə skapґu lər) subscapular …   Medical dictionary

  • infrascapular line — a horizontal line at the level of the inferior angles of the scapulae …   Medical dictionary

  • infrascapular region — regio infrascapularis …   Medical dictionary

  • region — 1. An often arbitrarily limited portion of the surface of the body. SEE ALSO: space, zone. 2. A portion of the body having a special nervous or vascular supply, or a part of an organ having a special …   Medical dictionary

  • Subscapular — Sub*scap u*lar, Subscapulary Sub*scap u*la*ry, a. (Anat.) Situated beneath the scapula; infrascapular; as, the subscapular muscle. [1913 Webster] …   The Collaborative International Dictionary of English

  • Subscapulary — Subscapular Sub*scap u*lar, Subscapulary Sub*scap u*la*ry, a. (Anat.) Situated beneath the scapula; infrascapular; as, the subscapular muscle. [1913 Webster] …   The Collaborative International Dictionary of English

  • Peripheral nervous system — The peripheral nervous system (PNS) resides or extends outside the central nervous system (CNS), which consists of the brain and spinal cord. The main function of the PNS is to connect the CNS to the limbs and organs. Unlike the central nervous… …   Wikipedia

  • Circumflex scapular artery — Artery: Circumflex scapular artery The scapular and circumflex arteries. (Scapular circumflex visible at center.) …   Wikipedia

  • Artery — A vessel that carries blood that is high in oxygen content away from the heart to the farthest reaches of the body. Since blood in arteries is usually full of oxygen, the hemoglobin in the red blood cells is oxygenated. The resultant form of… …   Medical dictionary

  • Subscapular — Under the scapula, like the subscapularis muscle, which originates beneath the scapula. * * * 1. Deep to the scapula. 2. SYN: infrascapular. * * * sub·scap·u·lar .səb skap yə lər adj situated under the scapula esp of or relating to the ventral or …   Medical dictionary

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