Acromioclavicular Joint

The acromioclavicular joint, or AC joint, is a joint at the top of the shoulder. It is the junction between the acromion (part of the scapula that forms the highest point of the shoulder) and the clavicle.



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Pectoral Girdle - Human Anatomy - Joints - Acromioclavicular Joint
... The acromioclavicular joint is the articulation between the acromion process of the scapula and the lateral end of the clavicle ... It is a plane type of synovial joint ...
Acromioclavicular Joint - Osteoarthritis
... Osteoarthritis (OA) of the AC joint is not uncommon ... It may be caused by a prior trauma (secondary OA) or occur as a chronic degenerative disorder ...

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