Pectoralis Minor Muscle Flashcards

Flashcards are a great way to memorise information about the pectoralis minor muscle. Test your knowledge of anatomy using the pectoralis minor flashcards below.

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Origin

Third to fifth ribs

Insertion

Coracoid process of the scapula (medial border/superior surface)

Actions

  • Scapula stabilization (by pulling it inferiorly and anteriorly)
  • Elevation of ribs

Would you like to learn more about the pectoralis minor muscle? Then check out the pectoralis minor muscle article and video by clicking the link below:
Pectoralis Minor Muscle Anatomy

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