Subclavius muscle

Dr Daniel J Bell and Dr Henry Knipe et al.

The subclavius muscle is a small triangular muscle of the pectoral region which depresses the shoulder.


Variant anatomy

Insertion to the coracoid process or the upper border of the scapula in addition to, or instead of, the clavicle.

Anatomy: Upper limb

Anatomy: Upper limb

Article information

rID: 23256
Section: Anatomy
Synonyms or Alternate Spellings:
  • Subclavius muscles

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