serratus anterior


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Synonyms for serratus anterior

muscles that rotate the scapula and elevate the rib cage

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Bununla birlikte izole uzun torasik sinir tutulumuna bagli serratus anterior paralizisi olan brakial noritli olgularda serratus anterior ve periskapular kaslardaki asiri gerilmenin onlenmesi ve alt trapezius kas liflerinin kuvvetlendirilmesi de onem tasimaktadir (6).
Train the scapulothoracic muscles (trapezius, levator scapula, serratus anterior, rhomboids) to control the scapula via retraction, protraction, elevation and depression to provide a stable socket for the humeral head and allow for an optimally positioned scapula for stability.
Two surgeries to stabilize the shoulder were unsuccessful and upon presentation to a new clinic, winged scapula with atrophy of the rhomboids and serratus anterior were noted.
Manyetik rezonans goruntulemede sol hemitoraks duvari posterolateral komsulugunda serratus anterior kasi altinda yaklasik 63x20x73 mm boyutunda hipointens, ancak kasa gore intensitesi daha fazla olan ve intravenoz kontrast madde enjeksiyonundan sonra belirgin heterojen kontrast madde tutulumu gozlenen duzgun sinirli bir kitle lezyonu vardi (Sekil 1, 2).
Elevating the serratus anterior fascia, which was afterwards attached to the lateral edge of the pectoralis major muscle, covered the infero-external aspect of the expander.
The muscles of the scapular and axillary regions, mainly the serratus anterior and the latissimus dorsi, are among those most commonly used in reparative surgery.
The following muscles may be found to be lengthened and taut/tight: rhomboids, middle and lower trapezius, serratus anterior, longus colli and capitis, infraspinatus and teres minor, and thoracic paraspinals (erector spinae and transversospinalis).
Similar alterations in force couple of upper and lower trapezius and dysfunction of serratus anterior muscles occur which decreases the Subacromial space.
1] With regard to rugby players, in a study to define muscle-activation patterns in selected shoulder girdle muscles during a front-on tackle in asymptomatic subjects,'91 a consistently earlier activation of the serratus anterior muscle was observed prior to impact, compared with the pectoralis major, biceps brachii, latissimus dorsi and infraspinatus.
strengthening exercises for the serratus anterior muscle standing 50 centimetres away from the wall and pushing his hands on the wall at shoulder level, flexing the elbows and returning to the starting position, with 5 series of 15 repetitions for each session.
Both the serratus anterior and latissimus dorsi muscles were mobilised and preserved (figure 3).
Long thoracic nerve dysfunction leading to weakness or complete paralysis of the serratus anterior muscle is the commonest cause.
EMG]) values were recorded at the serratus anterior, latissimus dorsi, supraspinatus, infraspinatus, pectoralis major, anterior deltoid, and long head of the biceps [7].
The problem: A weak serratus anterior muscle Fix it: Sit upright in a chair with your hands next to your hips, palms down on the seat, and keep your arms straight.
We describe the long-term results of microvascular flee-tissue transfer of the serratus anterior muscle to achieve facial reanimation in 3 patients who had undergone wide-field parotidectomy with facial nerve resection.