Superior angle of scapula

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Bone: Superior angle of scapula
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Left scapula. Dorsal surface. (Medial angle labeled at upper right.)
Latin angulus superior scapulae
Gray's subject #50 206
Dorlands
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The superior angle of the scapula (or medial angle), formed by the junction of the superior and vertebral borders, is thin, smooth, rounded, inclined somewhat lateralward, and gives attachment to a few fibers of the Levator scapulae.

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