shoulder blade

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Synonyms for shoulder blade

either of two flat triangular bones one on each side of the shoulder in human beings

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Exercising the muscles responsible for holding the shoulder blade in place is important in preventing and treating shoulder pain.
We spent the rest of the day going back and forth to different doctors to talk about treatments and tests.' tell by look on consultant's face that she was worried' Lily would need six rounds of high-dose chemotherapy, then surgery to remove her shoulder blade and femur, and then a further eight rounds of chemotherapy, followed by radiotherapy.
I attached a metal ball to her shoulder blade and then I fitted a plastic socket at the top of her arm." A reverse shoulder replacement changes the centre of rotation of the shoulder and puts the outside shoulder muscles at an advantage.
Before learning he had suffered a broken shoulder blade, he said: "I get on well with Peter and a crash is a crash but I'm not a fan of him putting his elbow in." Race jury president Philippe Marien then claimed Slovak ace Sagan would be booted out.
What name is given to the cut of beef which extends from the neck to the shoulder blade? 5.
These knives also feature Tru-Sharp surgical steel blades with Scotch-Brite finish, Lazy Duck bolster, Carhartt silver finish shield in handle and a strong shoulder blade grind.
I had more success locating the knots around the shoulder blade area than the lower back.
What is the technical term for the leaves of ANSWERS: 1 Katharine Hepburn; 2 The shoulder blade; 3 Fronds; 4 Sir Francis Beaufort; 5 The Chinese Red Army; 6 Snooker; 7 Cuzco; 8 Dame Myra Hess; 9 The Ionian Sea; 10 Evelyn Greenslade.
Everything about that find, including its legs, chest and a shoulder blade, point to a nearly humanlike gait for Lucy's species, he says.
Strike Out Sore Shoulder I'm a long-time softball player, but unexplained pain under my left shoulder blade is ruining my season.
A member of the public came to his aid and he was taken to North Tyneside General Hospital, where he discovered he had fractured his shoulder blade.
Mills crashed on the Moelltaler glacier yesterday, and was flown by helicopter to a hospital in Lienz, where she was diagnosed with a fractured right shoulder blade. She is expected to make a full recovery and was released.
Drugs to control the cold and chest condition, drugs to ease pain in the shoulder, and an electronic physiotherapy session twice a day to minimise or cure the shoulder blade, which sends a lightening- like spasm into my life and existence," he writes on his blog.
Press the wrist into your spine to help activate the back muscles and pin the right shoulder blade to your back ribs, expanding your chest.