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Encyclopedia > Anterior sternoclavicular ligament
Anterior sternoclavicular ligament
Sternoclavicular articulation. Anterior view. (Anterior sternoclavicular lig. labeled at upper left.)
Latin ligamentum sternoclaviculare anterius
Gray's subject #81 313
Dorlands/Elsevier l_09/12493116

The anterior sternoclavicular ligament is a broad band of fibers, covering the anterior surface of the articulation; it is attached above to the upper and front part of the sternal end of the clavicle, and, passing obliquely downward and medialward, is attached below to the front of the upper part of the manubrium sterni. The sternoclavicular articulation is a double arthrodial joint. ... Latin is an ancient Indo-European language originally spoken in Latium, the region immediately surrounding Rome. ... Elseviers logo. ... Collarbone and collar bone redirect here. ... The manubrium (or manubrium sterni) is the broad, upper part of the sternum. ...


This ligament is covered by the sternal portion of the Sternocleidomastoideus and the integument; behind, it is in relation with the capsule, the articular disk, and the two synovial membranes. In human anatomy, the sternocleidomastoid muscles are muscles in the neck that act to flex and rotate the head. ...


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