Teres minor muscle :-

Teres minor muscle :-

Muscle details :-

teres minor muscle

  • The teres minor is a slim, narrow muscle within the rotator cuff, located in the shoulder.

Origin :-

  • the lateral border and adjacent posterior surface of the scapula.

Insertion :-

  • the greater tubercle of the humerus. The tendon of this muscle passes across, and is united with, the posterior part of the capsule of the shoulder-joint.

Nerve supply :-

  • axillary nerve (c5,c6) .

Action :-

teres minor muscle action

  • External rotation of the arm .

 

 

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