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Medical Term:

supraglenoid tubercle (of scapula)


a rough surface above the glenoid cavity of the scapula, giving attachment to the tendon of the long head of the biceps within the articular cavity of the shoulder joint.

Synonym(s): tuberculum supraglenoidale (scapulae)TA

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