Costal Tuberosity of Clavicle

On the medial part of the clavicle is a broad rough surface, the costal tuberosity (impression for costoclavicular ligament), rather more than 2 cm. in length, for the attachment of the costoclavicular ligament.

This article incorporates text from a public domain edition of Gray's Anatomy.

Bones of upper limbs (TA A02.4, GA 2.200–230)
Pectoral girdle, clavicle
  • fossae (subscapular, supraspinatous, infraspinatous)
  • scapular notch
  • glenoid cavity
  • tubercles (infraglenoid, supraglenoid)
  • spine of scapula
  • acromion
  • coracoid process
  • borders (superior, lateral/axillary, medial/vertebral)
  • angles (superior, inferior, lateral)
  • upper extremity: necks (anatomical, surgical)
  • tubercles (greater, lesser)
  • intertubercular sulcus
  • lower extremity: capitulum
  • trochlea
  • epicondyles (lateral, medial)
  • supracondylar ridges (lateral, medial)
  • fossae (radial, coronoid, olecranon)
  • radius: upper extremity (head, tuberosity)
  • body
  • lower extremity (ulnar notch, styloid process)
  • ulna: upper extremity (tuberosity, olecranon, coronoid process, radial notch, trochlear notch)
  • body
  • lower extremity (head, styloid process)
  • carpus: scaphoid
  • lunate
  • triquetral
  • pisiform
  • trapezium
  • trapezoid
  • capitate
  • hamate (hamulus)
  • metacarpus: 1st metacarpal
  • 2nd
  • 3rd
  • 4th
  • 5th
  • phalanges of the hand: proximal
  • intermediate
  • distal


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