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Summary Information: Subclavius

Subclavius: The subclavius is a muscle of the upper chest. The subclavius originates on the first rib and cartilage and inserts on the clavicle, or collarbone. The subclavius has a variety of actions, including elevation of the first rib, bringing the clavicle and shoulder joint downward, and stabilizing the sternoclavicular joint. Conditions that can afflict the subclavius include tears, strains, myopathy, atrophy, infectious myositis, neuromuscular diseases, lacerations and contusions.

Closely Related Organs: Subclavius

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Conditions Afflicting Organs: Subclavius

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Sub Parts: Subclavius

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Symptoms Related to Afflictions of: Subclavius

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