Region of the body in which the arm (upper arm) is joined to the trunk It includes the scapular region and contains the brachial plexus in the axilla and its main branches.


Artery: Scapular anastomoses


Veins: Veins which drain the scapular region

Muscles: Serratus anterior, latissimus dorsi, teres major, trapezius, rhomboideus minor, rhomboideus major, deltoid, levator scapulae, teres minor, supraspinatus, infraspinatus


Nerves: Branches of brachial plexus


 Posterior cord of brachial plexus


Medial cord of brachial plexus and branches.


Lateral cords of brachial plexus and branches.

Joint: Shoulder joint complex

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