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10 Crest of lesser tubercle. Crista tuberculi minoris. Bony ridge extending downward from the lesser tubercle. Attachment site for the teres major and latissimus dorsi. A

11 Body of humerus. Corpus humeri. Shaft between the two end of the humerus. A B

12 Anteromedial surface. Facies anterior medialis (anteromedialis). Surface of the humerus lying medial to the prolongation of the crest of the greater tubercle. A

13 Anterolateral surface. Facies anterior lateralis (anterolateralis). Surface of the humerus located lateral to the prolongation of the crest of the greater tubercle. A

14 Posterior surface of humerus. Facies posterior. B

15 Groove for radial nerve. Sulcus nervi radialis. Oblique groove descending laterally on the posterior surface of the humerus. B

16 Medial margin. Margo medialis. Inner margin of the humerus continuous distally with the medial supracondylar ridge. A B

17 Medial supracondylar ridge. Crista supracondylars medialis. Lower, sharp-edged end of the medial margin. It communicates with the medial epicondyle. A B

18 Supracondylar process. [Processus supracondylars]. Bony spur, phylogenetically conditioned, and occasionally present (1%) at the medial margin of the distal humerus. A

19 Lateral margin. Margo lateralis. Outer margin of the humerus continuous distally with the lateral supracondylar ridge. A B

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