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Teres Major

Descriptions of Teres Major

Teres Major: teres muscle that moves the arm and rotates it medially
Source: WordNet 2.1

Summary Information: Teres Major

Teres Major: Teres major is one of the muscles of the upper arm and shoulder. Teres major originates on the scapula and inserts on the humerus of the upper arm. Teres major medially rotates and adducts the humerus and helps to stabilize the shoulder joint.

Conditions that can afflict the teres major include tears, strains, myopathy, atrophy, infectious myositis, neuromuscular diseases, lacerations and contusions.

Closely Related Organs: Teres Major

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Conditions Afflicting Organs: Teres Major

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Sub Parts: Teres Major

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Symptoms Related to Afflictions of: Teres Major

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