teres minor muscle

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Related to teres minor muscle: teres major muscle, Subscapularis muscle
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Synonyms for teres minor muscle

teres muscle that adducts the arm and rotates it laterally

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Caption: Figure 4: Coronal T2 MRI: (1) humeral head, (2) glenoid cavity, (3) supraspinatus muscle, (4) teres minor muscle, and (5) complete rupture of the teres major muscle.
Figures 6 and 7 demonstrate the similarity between the non-offset and posterior-superior offset rTSA designs in terms of the force and excursion demands of the infraspinatus and teres minor muscles for scapular plane abduction.
The path lies between the infraspinatus muscle and the teres minor muscle, with the point of entry 2 cm inferior and 1 cm medial to the posterior angle of the acromion.
Photographs of the dissected teres minor muscle showing a nerve branch to teres minor on posterior view.
Impact of Fatty Infiltration of the Teres Minor Muscle on the Outcome of Reverse Total Shoulder Arthroplasty.
(2) The teres minor muscle, elongated in morphology, arises from the middle portion of the lateral scapular border and dense fascia of the infraspinatus to insert on the inferior facet of the greater tuberosity.