deltoid tuberosity

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Related to deltoid tuberosity: Radial groove
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Noun1.deltoid tuberosity - a bump on the outside of the humerus where the deltoid muscle attaches
tuberosity, eminence, tubercle - a protuberance on a bone especially for attachment of a muscle or ligament
humerus - bone extending from the shoulder to the elbow
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Stepper motors (Industrial Devices Corporation, Salem, New Hampshire) were used to actuate cables that are attached to the rotator cuff tendons and deltoid tuberosity.
2) The incision starts proximally at the AC joint and curves lateral to corocoid process toward the deltoid tuberosity.
With the neurovascular bundle protected, the incision may be extended distally to the deltoid tuberosity.