Definition of Articulatio humeri

1. Noun. A ball-and-socket joint between the head of the humerus and a cavity of the scapula.

Medical Definition of Articulatio humeri

1. A ball-and-socket synovial joint between the head of the humerus and the glenoid cavity of the scapula. Synonym: articulatio humeri, glenohumeral articulation, humeral articulation. (05 Mar 2000)

Lexicographical Neighbors of Articulatio Humeri

articulatio complexa
articulatio composita
articulatio condylaris
articulatio costochondralis
articulatio costotransversaria
articulatio cotylica
articulatio coxae
articulatio cricoarytenoidea
articulatio cricothyroidea
articulatio cubiti
articulatio cuneonavicularis
articulatio dentoalveolaris
articulatio ellipsoidea
articulatio fibrosa
articulatio genus
articulatio humeri (current term)
articulatio humeroradialis
articulatio humeroulnaris
articulatio incudomallearis
articulatio incudostapedia
articulatio lumbosacralis
articulatio mandibularis
articulatio mediocarpea
articulatio ossis pisiformis
articulatio ovoidalis
articulatio plana
articulatio radiocarpea
articulatio radioulnaris distalis
articulatio radioulnaris proximalis
articulatio sacrococcygea

Literary usage of Articulatio humeri

Below you will find example usage of this term as found in modern and/or classical literature:

1. Cunningham's Manual of Practical Anatomy by Daniel John Cunningham, Arthur Robinson (1914)
"articulatio humeri (SHOULDER-JOINT). Before proceeding to the dissection of the forearm it is advisable to study the ..."

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