A subdivision of the pectoral complex consisting of the structures in the region of the shoulder joint (which connects the humerus, scapula and clavicle). [ http://orcid.org/0000-0002-6601-2165 ]

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Term information

database cross reference
Subsets

uberon_slim, efo_slim, pheno_slim

definition
  • A subdivision of the pectoral complex consisting of the structures in the region of the shoulder joint (which connects the humerus, scapula and clavicle).
depicted by
  • http://upload.wikimedia.org/wikipedia/commons/9/90/Shoulderjoint.PNG
external ontology notes
  • In FMA, the shoulder is part of the pectoral girdle region. in MA, shoulder structures like shoulder joints, bones, nerves etc are part of the shoulder and the forelimb. E.g. humerus is a shoulder bone
has exact synonym
  • shoulder region
has related synonym
  • articulatio humeri
homology notes
  • (...) endochondral elements of the early tetrapod shoulder develop from two centers of ossification, giving rise to a scapula and a 'coracoid'.[well established][VHOG]
id
  • UBERON:0001467