Músculos del manguito rotador

Existen cuatro tendones musculares que se conectan al hombro y que componen el manguito rotador. Estos cuatro tendones juntos estabilizan el hueso superior del brazo a la cavidad del hombro y permiten el amplio rango de movimiento del mismo.

Músculos del manguito rotador

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Last reviewed 8/14/2011 by Linda J. Vorvick, MD, Medical Director, MEDEX Northwest Division of Physician Assistant Studies, University of Washington, School of Medicine; Benjamin Ma, MD, Assistant Professor, Chief, Sports Medicine and Shoulder Service, UCSF Department of Orthopaedic Surgery. Also reviewed by David Zieve, MD, MHA, Medical Director, A.D.A.M. Health Solutions, Ebix, Inc.

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