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Structure of superior transverse scapular ligament

Known as: Ligamentum transversum scapulae superius, Superior transverse scapular ligament 
National Institutes of Health

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2014
2014
BACKGROUND The suprascapular notch, a depression on the lateral part of the superior border of the scapula, medial to the… 
2012
2012
PurposeThe suprascapular region is the most common place for suprascapular nerve entrapment. The purpose of this research was to… 
Review
2012
Review
2012
During dissection of a 75-year-old Caucasian female cadaver, a trifid superior transverse scapular ligament (STSL) was found. The… 
2012
2012
Suprascapular nerve entrapment caused by the superior transverse scapular ligament (STSL) causes pain, and limitation of motion… 
Highly Cited
2011
Highly Cited
2011
IntroductionThe size and shape of the suprascapular notch (SSN) may be a factor in suprascapular nerve entrapment. The aim of the… 
2008
2008
The aim of this study was to verify the prevalence of the ossified superior transverse scapular ligament (STSL) on dry bones of… 
2007
2007
The superior transverse scapular ligament (STSL) bridges the suprascapular notch, converting it into a suprascapular foramen. The…