What is internal rotation?

Internal Rotation

In anatomy, internal rotation (also known as medial rotation) is rotation towards the center of the body.

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Internal Rotation
... In anatomy, internal rotation (also known as medial rotation) is rotation towards the center of the body ... The muscles of internal rotation include of arm/humerus at shoulder Deltoid muscle Subscapularis Teres major Latissimus dorsi Pectoralis major of thigh/femur ...
Dislocated Shoulder - Treatment - Post-reduction: Immobilisation in External Versus Internal Rotation
... has included immobilisation of the patient's arm in a sling, with the arm placed in internal rotation (across the body) ... shoulder is made worse when the shoulder is placed in internal rotation to be seen ... By contrast, the structures are realigned when the arm is placed in external rotation ...

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