What is the purpose of the clavicle?
I am not TOTALLY sure. I asked this question to get an answer, but instead I saw something ridiculous that didn't do me much good, so I will tell you what I know:
The clavicle is the collar bone. It is located right below the neck and it is on top of your shoulders. It's purpose is to link the scapula and the sternum, or breast bone.
The collar bone is known to the health care community as the clavicle. It extends from the acromion process of the scapula to the manubrium of the sternum. Clavicle. The clavicle is the medical term for the collar bone. Clavicle i think it's the clavical (sp?) The collarbone is called the clavicle. Clavicle is also known as the collar bone.