rhomboid muscle

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Each had electromyographical confirmation of chronic neurogenic changes in the supraspinati, infraspinati and rhomboid muscles with normal findings in the trapezius, deltoid and serratus anterior.
Caption: The rhomboid muscles help rotate and retract the shoulder blades.
Despite the highly complex rhomboid muscles and the upper trapezius muscle, rectifiers back in relation to the trunk flexors are relatively weak.
He feels that they "cause your weight to fall behind your axis, and strain the trapezius and rhomboid muscles of the back.
The pain of shoulder syndrome along the upper scapular border has been attributed to the overstretch and fatigue of the levator scapula and rhomboid muscles that occur when denervation of the trapezius leads to loss of scapular support and stability.
strengthen the extensor muscles of the upper extremities, the latissimus dorsi, teres major and the rhomboid muscles (the rowing muscles), and the extensor rotator cuff muscles (infraspinatus and teres minor) two to three times per week;