Book One -- The things that sustain and support the entire body, and what braces and attaches them all. [the bones and the ligaments that interconnect them] | Chapter 21 On the Scapuli

The triangular shape of the scapula

The scapula is quite irregular, and is different in every part. Not counting its various processes, depressions, protrusions, epiphyses, and other such features from which we have picked out the distinguishing characteristics of bones, the scapula looks more or less like a triangle formed by its several sides.



Book One -- The things that sustain and support the entire body, and what braces and attaches them all. [the bones and the ligaments that interconnect them] | Chapter 21 On the Scapuli