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The muscles of the shoulder joint attach at the humerus, whereas the shoulder girdle joint muscles attach at the scapula.

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Q: What is the difference between the shoulder joint and the shoulder girdle joint?
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What is the relationship between the shoulder girdle and the shoulder joint?

The shoulder girdle (technical name is the pectoral girdle) holds the should joint in place.


Name the bones of the shoulder girdle?

The shoulder girdle is actually the clavicle scapula and top of sternum. The bony process at top of shoulder is the acromion process which connects with the spine of the scapula. The joint between this and the clavicle is known as the AC joint (Acromioclavicular). These bones make up the shoulder girdle


Do the rhomboids control the shoulder joint or the shoulder girdle?

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What type of joint is a shoulder girdle?

Ball and socket joint.


What is the difference between the shoulder joint and the shoulder girdle?

shoulder gridle is the shoulder complex it consist of 3 joints ie.sternoclavicular jt , acromioclavicular jt, and glenohumeral jt, in shoulder jt there is only glenohumeral jt is considered


What are the three main bones that compose the shoulder joint?

Shoulder joint is actually formed by two bones, scapula and humerus. While shoulder girdle contains the two in addition to the clavicle.


What Name of three joints in the shoulder?

There are actually only two. The glenohumeral (or scapulohumeral) which is the joint between the humerus and the glenoid cavity of the scapula, and the acromioclavicular, which is the joint between the clavicle and the acromion of the scapula. I guess you could also include the sternoclavicular, which is the joint between the sternum and the clavicle, but that is not technically part of the shoulder girdle.


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sacroiliac joint


Joint between axail skeleton and pelvic girdle?

sacroiliac joint


Where is the joint between the axial skeleton and pelvic girdle?

sacroiliac joint


What is the joint between the axial skeleton and pelvic girdle?

sacroiliac joint


Joint between the axial skeleton and pelvic girdle?

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