|Deltoid tubercle (of spine of scapula)|
Left scapula. Posterior view. Deltoid tubercle shown in red.
Posterior view. Deltoid tubercle shown in red.
|Latin||tuberculum deltoideum (spinae scapulae)|
|Anatomical terms of bone|
Deltoid tubercle of spine of scapula is prominence of the spine of scapula. The spine, at lateral to the root of the spine, curves down and laterally to form lip. This lip is called the deltoid tubercle.