Structure of latissimus dorsi muscle

Known as: Latissimus dorsi muscle, M. latissimus dorsi, Latissimus Dorsi 
A triangular muscle in the back, connected to the vertebral column, arm, and shoulder. Its action involves adduction, medial rotation, and extension… (More)
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2004
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2004
BACKGROUND A major goal of research in bone transplantation is the ability to avoid creation of secondary bone defects. We aimed… (More)
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2003
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2003
OBJECTIVE Is skin-sparing mastectomy (SSM) with conservation of the Nipple-Areola Complex (NAC) and immediate autologous… (More)
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1999
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1999
The purpose of this study was to evaluate whether strength training is a useful addition to aerobic training in patients with… (More)
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1998
1998
An anomalous muscular slip arising from the latissimus dorsi m. was encountered on the right side of a male cadaver during a… (More)
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1995
1995
The aim of this study was to evaluate whether respiratory function influences the structure of the latissimus dorsi muscle (LD… (More)
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1991
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1991
This study focused on the electromyographic activity of the trunk musculature, given the well-documented link between… (More)
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1991
Highly Cited
1991
Many exercises are used to strengthen the glenohumeral muscles, but there have been limited studies to evaluate the exercises… (More)
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1990
Highly Cited
1990
Muscle activity and coordination in ten shoulders were studied in five healthy subjects using electromyography (EMG) recorded… (More)
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1984
Highly Cited
1984
Extracellular matrix components are likely to be involved in the interaction of muscle with nonmuscle cells during morphogenesis… (More)
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1981
1981
The primary neurovascular pedicle of the latissimus dorsi muscle was studied in 50 fresh cadaver dissections and pertinent… (More)
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