Great scapular notch

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Great scapular notch
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Left scapula. Dorsal surface. Great scapular notch shown in red.
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Great scapular notch shown in red.
Anatomical terms of bone

The great scapular notch (or spinoglenoid notch)is a notch which serves to connect the supraspinatous fossa and infraspinatous fossa.

Suprascapular artery and suprascapular nerve pass around the great scapular notch.

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This article incorporates text in the public domain from the 20th edition of Gray's Anatomy (1918)

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