Medical Definition of Interscalene triangle

1. Triangular gap bounded by the scalenus anterior and scalenus medius muscles and the first rib to which the muscles attach; the hiatus provides passage for the subclavian artery and the roots of the brachial plexus. Compression of the structures passing through the hiatus by any means is manifest as "thoracic outlet syndrome." Synonym: interscalene triangle. (05 Mar 2000)



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Lexicographical Neighbors of Interscalene Triangle

interruptible load
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interscale
interscalene triangle (current term)
interscapular
interscapular gland
interscapular hibernoma
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interscapulothoracic
interscapulothoracic amputation
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interscholastic
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intersciatic
interscutularis
interseasonal

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