deltoid tuberosity


  • WordNet 3.6
    • n deltoid tuberosity a bump on the outside of the humerus where the deltoid muscle attaches
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In literature:

The great tuberosity can be indistinctly felt on the lateral aspect of the shoulder through the fibres of the deltoid.
"Manual of Surgery Volume Second: Extremities--Head--Neck. Sixth Edition." by Alexander Miles