Medical Definition of Coracoacromial arch

1. A protective arch formed by the smooth inferior aspect of the acromion and the coracoid process of the scapula with the coracoacromial ligament spanning between them. This osseoligamentous structure overlies the head of the humerus, preventing its upward displacement from the glenoid fossa. (05 Mar 2000)



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Lexicographical Neighbors of Coracoacromial Arch

cor pendulum
cor pulmonale
cor pulmonare
cor triloculare
cor triloculare biatriatum
cor triloculare biventriculare
coracan
coracidium
coraciform
coraciiform
coraciiform bird
coracle
coracles
coracoacromial
coracoacromial arch (current term)
coracoacromial ligament
coracobrachial bursa
coracobrachial muscle
coracobrachialis
coracoclavicular
coracoclavicular ligament
coracohumeral
coracohumeral ligament
coracoid
coracoid process
coracoid processes
coracoid tuberosity
coracoidal
coracoids

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