The lesser tubercle of the humerus, although smaller, is more prominent than the greater tubercle: it is situated in front, and is directed medially and anteriorly. Above and in front it presents an impression for the insertion of the tendon of the Subscapularis. [ http://en.wikipedia.org/wiki/Lesser_tubercle ]

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Term information

database cross reference
latin term
tuberculum minus [ FMA:TA ]

definition

The lesser tubercle of the humerus, although smaller, is more prominent than the greater tubercle: it is situated in front, and is directed medially and anteriorly. Above and in front it presents an impression for the insertion of the tendon of the Subscapularis.

depicted by

http://upload.wikimedia.org/wikipedia/commons/3/31/Tuberculumminushumeri.png

has exact synonym

lesser tubercle

lesser tuberosity of humerus

tuberculum minus

has related synonym

lesser tubercle of the humerus

lesser tubercle of humerus

id

UBERON:0011188