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Muscles that perform retraction at the scapulothoracic joint?

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Muscles which produce scapular adduction (retraction) Rhomboid MajorRhomboid MinorTrapeziusLatissimus Dorsi
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What are the primary muscles for the retraction of the scapula?

Rhomboideus major and rhomboideus minor inserted at the medial border of the scapula, supplied by dorsal scapular nerve (c5) retracts and elevates the scapula. these are also

What kind of joint is a scapulothoracic joint?

  The scapulothoracic joint is not a true joint in the sense in that it has no capsule or ligamentous attachments. It is more precisely identified as the scapulothoracic a

Is there an arthritis that can effect the muscles and not the joints?

the nature of the word arthritis points to the bones, the words comes from Greek arthro. meaning joint, and it's referring to inflammation. These are a group of conditions inv