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Articular Disc of Sternoclavicular Joint
Connective Tissue

Articular Disc of Sternoclavicular Joint

Discus articulationis sternoclavicularis

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Structure

The articular disc of sternoclavicular joint is an oval plate of fibrocartilage that separates the synovial cavities between the sternal and clavicular surfaces.

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Sternoclavicular Joint

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Scapulothoracic elevation is a result of SC elevation, and abduction and adduction result from SC protraction and retraction.

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