Subclavius muscle

A.Prof Frank Gaillard and Dr Henry Knipe et al.

The subclavius muscle is a small triangular muscle that depresses the shoulder. It is a minor member of the anterior group of muscles of the pectoral girdle. 

Summary

Upper limb anatomy
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Article information

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

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