Human Anatomy & Physiology (9th Edition)

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ISBN 10: 0321743261
ISBN 13: 978-0-32174-326-8

Chapter 7 - The Skeleton - Review Questions - Page 247: 2(2)


(f) scapula

Work Step by Step

The scapula is marked by a small, shallow fossa called the glenoid cavity. This cavity articulates with the humerus of the arm, forming the shoulder joint. The spine of the scapula ends laterally in an enlarged, roughened triangular projection called the acromion (page 228).
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