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n. pl. a·cro·mi·a (mē-ə)
The outer end of the scapula to which the collarbone is attached.

[New Latin acrōmion, from Greek akrōmion : akros, extreme; see ak- in Indo-European roots + ōmos, shoulder.]

a·cro′mi·al adj.


relating to the acromion


a. acromial, rel. al acromion;
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A dobra cutanea tricipital (DCT) foi medida com o avaliador atras do sujeito a ser avaliado, posicionando a pinca do plicometro verticalmente ao eixo longitudinal do ponto medio entre o processo acromial da escapula e o processo do olecrano da ulna (Petroski, 2011).
Radiographs demonstrated mild glenohumeral degenerative changes, acromial enthesopathy, and hypertrophic ossification of the acromioclavicular joint (Fig.
Variations of acromion has been associated with sub acromial impingement syndrome and rotator cuff tear.
Dobra cutanea tricipital: essa dobra cutanea foi destacada com o polegar esquerdo e com o dedo indicador na linha marcada, posteriormente, no ponto acromial radial medio, a dobra vertical e paralela a linha do membro superior.
The test is considered positive if the patient accuses pain between 70 and 120[degrees], the Hawkins test--is considered positive if the patient accuses pain caused by the conflict between the tendon of the supraspinous muscle and the coracoid acromial ligament, and it consists of placing the side examiner on the patient, of shoulder blade immobilization, of positioning the arm under investigation in abduction, flexion at 90[degrees] and internal rotation, and then of the performance of the horizontal flexion simultaneously with rotation emphasis, the Jobe test--is performed with the patient's arm positioned at 90[degrees] abduction in scapular plan, internal rotation (the thumb is oriented towards the floor).
1977; Erdogan, 2012), it was determined that the acromial artery did not originate from the subclavian artery in the flamingos.
The anatomical sites of participants were marked as acromial, radiale, mid acromial-radiale, subscapular, stylion, mid-stylion, mesosternal, ill-crystal, illospinale, supraspinal, trochanterion, mid trochanterion-tibial lateral, mid-thigh, tibial lateral, tibial medial and sphyrion.
These landmarks included the tragus of the left ear, the left acromial process and the left lateral malleolar process and the spinous process of 7th cervical vertebra.
Su extremo acromial es plano, la mitad redonda y su extremo esternal es triangular (2).
The immediate cause of type I fractures in the majority of cases, however, is unquestionably traction caused by the CCL associated with concurrent injuries, particularly ACJ dislocation, and distal clavicular or acromial fractures [14].