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Anatomy Atlases: Illustrated Encyclopedia of Human Anatomic Variation: Opus I: Muscular System: Alphabetical Listing of Muscles, Axillary Arch, Axillary Arch and Sternalis muscles.

Illustrated Encyclopedia of Human Anatomic Variation: Opus I: Muscular System, Alphabetical Listing of Muscles, Axillary Arch

Axillary Arch and Sternalis muscles

Ronald A. Bergman, PhD
Adel K. Afifi, MD, MS
Ryosuke Miyauchi, MD

Peer Review Status: Internally Peer Reviewed


Image of axillary arch and sternalis muscles

The axillary arch (blue dot) extends between pectoralis major (green dots) and latissimus dorsi (red dot). Pectoralis minor (brown dot) and a sternalis muscle (yellow dot) are also demonstrated. After Wilder, H.H.:

The History of the Human Body, Holt, New York, 1923. From Gehry, K., 1903

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