acromioclavicular
Relating to the acromion and the clavicle; denoting the articulation and ligaments between the clavicle and the acromion of the scapula. SYN: scapuloclavicular (1).

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acro·mio·cla·vic·u·lar ə-.krō-mē-(.)ō-klə-'vik-yə-lər adj relating to, being, or affecting the joint connecting the acromion and the clavicle <\acromioclavicular arthritis>

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acro·mio·cla·vic·u·lar (ə-kro″me-o-klə-vikґu-lər) pertaining to the acromion and clavicle, especially to the articulation between the acromion and clavicle. See also articulatio acromioclavicularis.

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  • acromioclavicular — acro·mio·clavicular …   English syllables

  • Acromioclavicular joint — Infobox Anatomy Name = Acromioclavicular joint Latin = articulatio acromioclavicularis GraySubject = 82 GrayPage = 315 Caption = The left shoulder and acromioclavicular joints, and the proper ligaments of the scapula. Caption2 = Glenoid fossa of… …   Wikipedia

  • Acromioclavicular ligament — Infobox Ligament Name = Acromioclavicular ligament Latin = ligamentum acromioclaviculare GraySubject = 82 GrayPage = 315 Caption = The left shoulder and acromioclavicular joints, and the proper ligaments of the scapula. Caption2 = From = acromion …   Wikipedia

  • Acromioclavicular joint — The acromioclavicular (AC) joint is located between the acromion (a projection of the scapula that forms the point of the shoulder) and the clavicle (the collar bone). This is a gliding type of joint. The ligaments that serve to support and… …   Medical dictionary

  • acromioclavicular joint — noun A joint at the top of the shoulder, the junction between the acromion and the clavicle. Syn: AC joint …   Wiktionary

  • acromioclavicular ligament — ligamentum acromioclaviculare …   Medical dictionary

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