humerus

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ball-and-socket joint between the head of the humerus and a cavity of the scapula articulatio humeri , shoulder , shoulder joint
bump on the outside of the humerus where the deltoid muscle attaches deltoid eminence , deltoid tuberosity
concavity in the head of the scapula that receives the head of the humerus to form the shoulder joint glenoid cavity , glenoid fossa
largest branch of the brachial plexus; extends down the humerus to the lateral epicondyle where it divides into one branch that goes to the skin on the back of the hand and another that goes to the underlying extensor muscles musculospiral nerve , nervus radialis , radial nerve
process of the ulna that forms the outer bump of the elbow and fits into the fossa of the humerus when the arm is extended olecranon , olecranon process
humerus neighbor ulna
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