teres minor

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Related to teres minor: teres minor muscle, teres major, Subscapularis
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Noun1.teres minor - teres muscle that adducts the arm and rotates it laterally
teres, teres muscle - either of two muscles in the shoulder region that move the shoulders and arms
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They include the subscapularis, infraspinatus, supraspinatus and the teres minor. If one or several of those parts fail, the arm is compromised and will not function properly.
* Teres minor: Rotates the arm laterally and weakly adducts (lowers) the arm at the shoulder joint.
Caption: Figure 5: Complete tear of suprispinatus tendon, partial tear of teres minor and subscapularis tendon, Bankart's lesion
The facilitation technique was used for the deltoid, supraspinatus, and teres minor. First, the supraspinatus was taped.
There was no involvement of the latissimus dorsi muscle, nor of the teres minor muscle.
The boundaries of the triangular space (above by the teres minor, below by the teres major and laterally by the long head of the triceps brachii) of the upper limb are well known.
The following structures were examined: Biceps tendon, subscapularis, supraspinatus (including test for impingement), infraspinatus, teres minor, posterior glenoid labrum and glenohumeral space, coracoacromial ligament and finally the acromioclavicular joint.
Her plan of management included spinal manipulation and mobilization of the cervicothoracic spine, shoulder mobilizations, and myofascial release to treat the biceps tendon, infraspinatus, teres minor, rhomboid major, levator scapulae, trapezius, and pectoralis major on the right.
The rotator cuff is composed of the supraspinatus, infraspinatus, teres minor, and subscapularis muscles (29).
Specifically, the cable and eyelet configurations simulate the three heads of the deltoid (middle, posterior, anterior), the supraspinatus, the subscapularis, the pectoralis major, the infraspinatus, and teres minor.
El musculo redondo menor (teres minor), cubierto por el musculo deltoides, nacio en el tercio distal del borde (margo) caudal de la escapula y se inserto en una aponeurosis en la cresta del tuberculo mayor distal al musculo precedente (Figuras 1 y 2).
The following muscles may be found to be lengthened and taut/tight: rhomboids, middle and lower trapezius, serratus anterior, longus colli and capitis, infraspinatus and teres minor, and thoracic paraspinals (erector spinae and transversospinalis).