LATISSIMUS DORSI

 

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ORIGIN:  Spines of lower 6 thoracic vertebrae, thoracolumbar fascia, outer lip of iliac crest, slips from lower 3 or 4 ribs.

 

INSERTION:  Floor of intertubercular sulcus

 

ACTION:  Adductor and medial rotator of humerus

ARTERY:  Deep branch of transverse cervical, subscapular arteries  

NERVE:  Thoracodorsal nerve

 

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