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Humerus Bone

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Background Information

The humerus bone is the long bone that extends between the shoulder and elbow joints, supporting the upper arm. It consists of three main parts: the proximal end, the shaft, and the distal end.

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References and Attributions

Cleveland Clinic – “Humerus.”

NIH: National Library of Medicine – “Anatomy, Shoulder and Upper Limb, Humerus.”

OpenStax – “Bones of the Upper Limb” (Access for free at https://openstax.org/books/anatomy-and-physiology-2e/pages/1-introduction).