serratus anterior

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Synonyms for serratus anterior

muscles that rotate the scapula and elevate the rib cage

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Differential activation of parts of the serratus anterior muscle during push-up variations on stable and unstable bases of support.
Ultrasound-Guided Serratus Anterior Plane Block Versus Thoracic Epidural Analgesia for Thoracotomy Pain.
Electrodes were placed on the upper and lower trapezius; supraspinatus; infraspinatus; anterior, middle and posterior deltoid; and serratus anterior muscles.
Try these at-home exercises to strengthen your serratus anterior and the rest of the shoulder girdle for stronger, smoother port de bras:
(2014) Ultrasound examination of the serratus anterior during scapular protraction in asymptomatic individuals: reliability and changes with contraction.
Uysal, "Serratus anterior plane (SAP) block used for thoracotomy analgesia: a case report," Korean Journal of Pain, vol.
Increased scapular prominence from causes other than paralysis of the serratus anterior muscle is referred to as "pseudowinging" of the scapula [23]; this pseudowinging often leads to the discovery of OC on the ventral scapula.
Significant differences were found between AS (serratus anterior) activity on different planes and surfaces (F (2,48) = 3.77; P=0.032), favoring the Incline condition when compared to the Horizontal (P<0.001) condition with a large effect size (d=1.31).
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. The neurogenic changes mentioned presented as muscle weakness and wasting of the infraspinatus, as well as weakness in the supraspinatus and rhomboids.
We removed a small number of the skin and then removed the tumor at the 3–5 cm distance, including the attached muscles (serratus anterior and latissimus dorsi), the normal costa around the tumor, a part of the diaphragm, the adhesive lung, a part of the external oblique muscle and of the internal oblique muscle.
(3) Muscles most commonly affected include the deltoid, supraspinatus, infraspinatus, serratus anterior, biceps, and triceps.
The major bursae are, the scapulothoracic bursa which is located between the posterior chest wall and the serratus anterior muscle and subscapular bursa which is located between the subscapularis and serratus anterior muscles (Fig.1).
To better anchor movements, you need the support of the muscles under your arms (serratus anterior) and between the shoulder blades (rhomboids).
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).
However, insertion sites may vary and include the medial clavicle as well as the sternocleidomastoid and serratus anterior muscles.