Share
VIDEOS 1 TO 50
Teres Major Muscle - Origin, Insertion, Innervation & Action - Human Anatomy | Kenhub
Teres Major Muscle - Origin, Insertion, Innervation & Action - Human Anatomy | Kenhub
Published: 2014/10/27
Channel: Kenhub
Anatomy Of The Teres Major Muscle - Everything You Need To Know
Anatomy Of The Teres Major Muscle - Everything You Need To Know
Published: 2015/04/01
Channel: nabil ebraheim
The teres major
The teres major
Published: 2013/11/18
Channel: 3D Anatomy Lyon
Teres major - AnatomyOnlineCourse
Teres major - AnatomyOnlineCourse
Published: 2012/07/18
Channel: AnatomyOnlineCourse
1-Minute Anatomy: Teres Major Muscle
1-Minute Anatomy: Teres Major Muscle
Published: 2016/06/30
Channel: Tykato Fitness
Muscle Functions: Teres Major
Muscle Functions: Teres Major
Published: 2016/04/07
Channel: Becky Fidler
Releasing a Trigger Point in the Teres Major
Releasing a Trigger Point in the Teres Major
Published: 2014/08/22
Channel: Tom Ockler, PT
Best Back Workout Video Ever (HIT EVERY MUSCLE!!)
Best Back Workout Video Ever (HIT EVERY MUSCLE!!)
Published: 2016/07/03
Channel: ATHLEAN-X™
Teres Major Muscle | Actions | Origin & Insertion
Teres Major Muscle | Actions | Origin & Insertion
Published: 2017/07/06
Channel: Muscle&Motion
Teres Major Muscle Test - Posterior Humerus Subluxation
Teres Major Muscle Test - Posterior Humerus Subluxation
Published: 2015/11/30
Channel: Cathleen Miranda
teres major muscle
teres major muscle
Published: 2013/01/31
Channel: Intelligence Fitness (IF) Serhat Sıdal
How to Exercise the Teres Major & Minor Muscles : Exercising & Stretching Tips
How to Exercise the Teres Major & Minor Muscles : Exercising & Stretching Tips
Published: 2013/03/05
Channel: eHowFitness
Teres major stretch
Teres major stretch
Published: 2015/10/04
Channel: Body Ache Escape Massage Center
Release trigger points in your Teres Major muscles using Pure Wave and Stretching
Release trigger points in your Teres Major muscles using Pure Wave and Stretching
Published: 2016/06/13
Channel: Padousa.com
Muscle Testing: Teres Major and Subscapularis
Muscle Testing: Teres Major and Subscapularis
Published: 2014/04/11
Channel: dwaeji tokki
Exercises for Teres Major, Teres Minor & the Rhomboids : Functional Fitness
Exercises for Teres Major, Teres Minor & the Rhomboids : Functional Fitness
Published: 2013/08/26
Channel: eHowFitness
Teres major muscle length test
Teres major muscle length test
Published: 2013/10/11
Channel: VIctoria DeMarco
MUSCULAR SYSTEM ANATOMY: Shoulder muscles model description. Somso
MUSCULAR SYSTEM ANATOMY: Shoulder muscles model description. Somso
Published: 2012/03/27
Channel: Samuel Chen
Teres Major
Teres Major
Published: 2016/09/18
Channel: Tronfosy
Exercises for Teres Minor Muscles
Exercises for Teres Minor Muscles
Published: 2015/06/15
Channel: LIVESTRONG.COM
Stretches for the Teres Major : Stretching & Exercising
Stretches for the Teres Major : Stretching & Exercising
Published: 2013/04/03
Channel: eHowFitness
P-Knotting the Teres Major and Latissimus Dorsi
P-Knotting the Teres Major and Latissimus Dorsi
Published: 2015/05/11
Channel: P-Knot
Shoulder Pain from Teres and Infraspinatus muscles treated with Graston Technique
Shoulder Pain from Teres and Infraspinatus muscles treated with Graston Technique
Published: 2013/12/12
Channel: Alpha Chiropractic & Physical Therapy
Teres Major Self Myofascial Release - Mike Reinold
Teres Major Self Myofascial Release - Mike Reinold
Published: 2013/10/06
Channel: MikeReinold.com
Teres Major Length Test
Teres Major Length Test
Published: 2013/10/09
Channel: VIctoria DeMarco
52. Teres Major Stick Work
52. Teres Major Stick Work
Published: 2016/05/05
Channel: Adjusted Family Wellness Chiropractic
Teres Major (and Latissimus Dorsi) SA Static Release
Teres Major (and Latissimus Dorsi) SA Static Release
Published: 2012/05/16
Channel: Brent Brookbush
089 What are the Six Intrinsic Shoulder Muscles?
089 What are the Six Intrinsic Shoulder Muscles?
Published: 2012/09/04
Channel: Interactive Biology
Latissimus Dorsi (and Teres Major) Self-administered Dynamic Release a.k.a Pin & Stretch
Latissimus Dorsi (and Teres Major) Self-administered Dynamic Release a.k.a Pin & Stretch
Published: 2016/10/10
Channel: Brent Brookbush
Principles of Overhead Mobility - Treating the Teres Major
Principles of Overhead Mobility - Treating the Teres Major
Published: 2014/08/18
Channel: Dan Pope
Lats & Teres Major (MMT)
Lats & Teres Major (MMT)
Published: 2014/07/21
Channel: ChrisSorrellsPMI
Trigger Point Therapy - Teres Major
Trigger Point Therapy - Teres Major
Published: 2015/10/21
Channel: Niel Asher Healthcare
Teres Minor Muscle - Origin, Insertion, Innervation & Action - Human Anatomy | Kenhub
Teres Minor Muscle - Origin, Insertion, Innervation & Action - Human Anatomy | Kenhub
Published: 2014/10/30
Channel: Kenhub
Teres Major and Minor, Infraspinatus, Rhomboid release
Teres Major and Minor, Infraspinatus, Rhomboid release
Published: 2014/01/11
Channel: Structural Stabilization
Latisimus Dorsi, Trapezius, Rhomboids & Teres Major Muscles - Black Background
Latisimus Dorsi, Trapezius, Rhomboids & Teres Major Muscles - Black Background
Published: 2016/01/09
Channel: MassageNerd
Relieve Chronic Shoulder Pain: Trigger Point Release Technique and Stretch For Lats and Teres Major
Relieve Chronic Shoulder Pain: Trigger Point Release Technique and Stretch For Lats and Teres Major
Published: 2013/08/25
Channel: Kai Wheeler
best exercise teres muscle
best exercise teres muscle
Published: 2016/10/29
Channel: Fitness
Treating Trigger Points - Teres Minor
Treating Trigger Points - Teres Minor
Published: 2017/03/31
Channel: Niel Asher Healthcare
How to Tighten Muscles Under Armpits
How to Tighten Muscles Under Armpits
Published: 2015/06/13
Channel: LIVESTRONG.COM
How to Draw Shoulder Muscles - Anatomy and Motion
How to Draw Shoulder Muscles - Anatomy and Motion
Published: 2016/03/31
Channel: Proko
2  Tissue work Teres Major Minor
2 Tissue work Teres Major Minor
Published: 2016/03/14
Channel: RPP
Teres Major: Palpation, Manual Therapy & Stretch
Teres Major: Palpation, Manual Therapy & Stretch
Published: 2013/04/03
Channel: Mike Wasilisin
Massage Tutorial: THE ROTATOR CUFF - TERES MINOR!
Massage Tutorial: THE ROTATOR CUFF - TERES MINOR!
Published: 2016/04/05
Channel: Rebel Massage
Latissimus Dorsi & Teres Major Foam Rolling Tutorial w/ Ryan Miller of Growth Stimulus Training
Latissimus Dorsi & Teres Major Foam Rolling Tutorial w/ Ryan Miller of Growth Stimulus Training
Published: 2013/05/15
Channel: GSTAuthor
Lat/Teres Major Foam Rolling
Lat/Teres Major Foam Rolling
Published: 2016/06/05
Channel: SHIFT Movement Science and Gymnastics Education
Teres Major and Minor Massage
Teres Major and Minor Massage
Published: 2008/05/17
Channel: massageceu
Teres Major & Latissimus Dorsi Back Muscle Workout By Waqas Tariq - Mr Pakistan 2016
Teres Major & Latissimus Dorsi Back Muscle Workout By Waqas Tariq - Mr Pakistan 2016
Published: 2016/11/17
Channel: Waqas Tariq
Back Tricks: limited grip; squeeze the muscle   Rear deltoid, teres major and minor
Back Tricks: limited grip; squeeze the muscle Rear deltoid, teres major and minor
Published: 2014/03/25
Channel: Zeke Samples
MMT for Pec Major, Latissimus Dorsi, and Teres Major
MMT for Pec Major, Latissimus Dorsi, and Teres Major
Published: 2014/07/16
Channel: OTstudentVids
096 Innervations Of The Intrinsic Shoulder Muscles
096 Innervations Of The Intrinsic Shoulder Muscles
Published: 2012/09/10
Channel: Interactive Biology
NEXT
GO TO RESULTS [51 .. 100]

WIKIPEDIA ARTICLE

From Wikipedia, the free encyclopedia
  (Redirected from Teres major)
Jump to: navigation, search
Teres major muscle
Teres major.PNG
Posterior view showing the relations between teres major muscle (in red) and the other muscles connecting the upper extremity to the vertebral column.
Teres major muscle back.png
Teres major muscle (in red) seen from back.
Details
Origin Posterior aspect of the inferior angle of the scapula
Insertion Medial lip of the intertubercular sulcus of the humerus
Artery Subscapular and circumflex scapular arteries
Nerve Lower subscapular nerve (segmental levels C5 and C6)
Actions adduct the humerus, Internal rotation (medial rotation) of the humerus, extend the humerus from flexed position, Protracts scapula, Depress shoulder
Identifiers
Latin Musculus teres major
Dorlands
/Elsevier
m_22/12551115
TA A04.6.02.011
FMA 32549
Anatomical terms of muscle

The teres major muscle (Latin teres meaning 'rounded') is a muscle of the upper limb. It attaches to the scapula and the humerus and is one of the seven scapulohumeral muscles. It is a thick but somewhat flattened muscle.

The teres major muscle is positioned superior to the latissimus dorsi muscle and assists in the extension and medial rotation of the humerus. This muscle is commonly confused as a rotator cuff muscle, but it is not because it does not attach to the capsule of the shoulder joint, unlike the teres minor muscle for example.

Structure[edit]

The teres major muscle originates on the dorsal surface of the inferior angle and the lower part of the lateral border of the scapula.

The fibers of teres major insert into the medial lip of the intertubercular sulcus of the humerus.

It is supplied primarily by the lower subscapular nerve and additionally by the thoracodorsal nerve (middle subscapular nerve). These are distal to the upper subscapular nerve. These three nerves branch off the posterior cord of the brachial plexus. The nerves that innervate teres major consist of fibers from spinal nerves C5-C8.

Relations[edit]

The tendon, at its insertion, lies behind that of the latissimus dorsi, from which it is separated by a bursa, the two tendons being, however, united along their lower borders for a short distance. The fibers of these two muscles run parallel to each other and both muscles insert at the crest of the lesser tubercle of the humerus (also described as the medial lip of the intertubercular sulcus).

Together with teres minor muscle, teres major muscle forms the axillary space, through which several important arteries and veins pass.

Function[edit]

The teres major is a medial rotator and adductor of the humerus and assists the latissimus dorsi in drawing the previously raised humerus downwards and backwards (extension, but not hyper extension). It also helps stabilise the humeral head in the glenoid cavity.

Injury[edit]

Isolated teres major injuries are rare. They are almost exclusively encountered in professional and high-level recreational athletes— baseball pitchers in particular. These injuries can be debilitating, requiring lengthy rehabilitation periods and missed seasons of athletics.No clear indications for surgical treatment exist. Outcomes have been generally good after both nonoperative and operative treatment. [1]

Additional images[edit]

See also[edit]

References[edit]

This article incorporates text in the public domain from the 20th edition of Gray's Anatomy (1918)

  1. ^ Donohue, Benjamin; Lubitz, Marc (20 December 2016). "Sports Injuries to the Latissimus Dorsi and Teres Major". The American Journal of Sports Medicine. doi:10.1177/0363546516676062. 

External links[edit]

Disclaimer

None of the audio/visual content is hosted on this site. All media is embedded from other sites such as GoogleVideo, Wikipedia, YouTube etc. Therefore, this site has no control over the copyright issues of the streaming media.

All issues concerning copyright violations should be aimed at the sites hosting the material. This site does not host any of the streaming media and the owner has not uploaded any of the material to the video hosting servers. Anyone can find the same content on Google Video or YouTube by themselves.

The owner of this site cannot know which documentaries are in public domain, which has been uploaded to e.g. YouTube by the owner and which has been uploaded without permission. The copyright owner must contact the source if he wants his material off the Internet completely.

Powered by YouTube
Wikipedia content is licensed under the GFDL and (CC) license