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Teres Minor

The teres minor muscle is located on the upper sides of the back.


Origin

The teres minor originates on the dorsal surface of the lateral border of the scapula.

Insertion

It inserts on the lower portion of the greater tubercle just below the infraspinatus.

Function

Arm adduction.

Teres Minor