Foramen of Weitbrecht

The foramen of Weitbrecht is a small opening in the glenohumeral joint capsule between superior and middle glenohumeral ligaments and is seen communicating with the subtendinous bursa of the subscapularis muscle.

Anatomy: Upper limb

Anatomy: Upper limb

Article information

rID: 25935
Section: Anatomy
Synonyms or Alternate Spellings:
  • Weitbrecht foramen

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