Pectoralis minor

Pectoralis minor

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Region
Shoulder
TCM Organ
Yin/Yang
Yin
TCM Element
Muscle Physical
lungs, breathing, air qi, skin
Meridian Psychology
Grief guilt value connection to spirit
Organ Physical
Lungs throat chest

Muscle

Origins: Anterior surface of the 3rd to 5th ribs

Insertion: coracoid process of the scapula

Action: abduction, downward rotation, depression, superior protraction of the scapula

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Monitoring

Position: lying supine, raise shoulder off table

Rotation: none

Stabilise: opposite shoulder

Monitor: monitor the shoulder in a downward direction toward the table

Corrections

Nerve Supply: Radial - C5&6

Visceral Nerves:

Sympathetic: T2, T3, T4

Parasympathetic: Vagus X

Neuro-Lymphatic Reflex:

Anterior: Bilateral between 3rd & 4th ribs next to sternum.

Posterior: Bilateral 2cm lateral to midline between T3 & T4.

Neuro-Vascular Reflex: Bregma.

Yuan point: Lu9

Nutrition: RNA, Vit. C.

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