Great scapular notch

Great scapular notch

Great scapular notch
Left scapula. Dorsal surface. Great scapular notch shown in red.
Great scapular notch shown in red.
Anatomical terms of bone

The great scapular notch (or spinoglenoid notch)is a notch which serves to connect the supraspinatous fossa and infraspinatous fossa.

Suprascapular artery and suprascapular nerve pass around the great scapular notch.

Contents

  • Additional images 1
  • References 2
  • See also 3
  • External links 4

Additional images

References

This article incorporates text in the public domain from the 20th edition of Gray's Anatomy (1918)

See also

External links

  • Anatomy photo:05:os-0211 at the SUNY Downstate Medical Center - "Axillary Region: Scapula (Left)"