Deltoid Lateral

Deltoid Lateral

Summary

Location:On the side of the shoulder joint.

Information

Group:Shoulder
Subgroup:Deltoid
Side(s) of body:Front, Back
Function/Action:Shoulder Abductor

Details

Joint:Shoulder
Bone:Humerus, Scapula
Origin:Lateral third of the acromion process of the scapula (shoulder blade).
Insertion:Deltoid tuberosity of humerus.