Have a symptom?
See what questions
a doctor would ask.
Dictionary » Shoulder joint

Shoulder joint

Introduction: Shoulder joint

Description of Shoulder joint

Shoulder joint: a ball-and-socket joint between the head of the humerus and a cavity of the scapula.
Source: WordNet 2.1

Shoulder joint: The articulation between the head of the HUMERUS and the glenoid cavity of the SCAPULA.
Source: MeSH 2007

Shoulder joint: Related Topics

These medical condition or symptom topics may be relevant to medical information for Shoulder joint:

Shoulder joint as an Organ

Shoulder joint (organ): The term shoulder joint is a general name that can refer to any or all of...more »

Shoulder joint (organ): See Shoulder Joint (organ information).

More information on organs: Shoulder Joint:

Terms associated with Shoulder joint:

Terms Similar to Shoulder joint:

Source - WordNet 2.1

Source - MeSH 2007

Broader terms for Shoulder joint

Source - MeSH 2007

Source - WordNet 2.1

Hierarchical classifications of Shoulder joint

The following list attempts to classify Shoulder joint into categories where each line is subset of the next.

WordNet 2.1

  • articulatio spheroidea,ball-and-socket joint,cotyloid joint,enarthrodial joint,enarthrosis,spheroid joint
  • articulatio synovialis,diarthrosis,synovial joint
  • articulatio,articulation,joint
  • body part
  • part,piece
  • thing
  • entity

Source: WordNet 2.1

MeSH 2007 Hierarchy:

MESH - OBO (Open Biomedical Ontologies)

Interesting Medical Articles:

Medical dictionaries:

More Medical Dictionary Topics

  • Oxycephalic
  • Oxycephaly
  • Oxychloride
  • Oxychromatin
  • Oxyclozanide
  • Oxycodone
  • Oxydeprofos exposure
  • Oxydeprofos overdose
  • Oxydeprofos poisoning
  • Oxydisulfoton exposure
  • Oxydisulfoton overdose
  • Oxydisulfoton poisoning
  • Oxyfedrine
  • Oxygen
  • Oxygen (O)

    Find out more

    Search to find out more about Shoulder joint:

    powered by

    By using this site you agree to our Terms of Use. Information provided on this site is for informational purposes only; it is not intended as a substitute for advice from your own medical team. The information on this site is not to be used for diagnosing or treating any health concerns you may have - please contact your physician or health care professional for all your medical needs. Please see our Terms of Use.

    Home | Symptoms | Diseases | Diagnosis | Videos | Tools | Forum | About Us | Terms of Use | Privacy Policy | Site Map | Advertise