The acromioclavicular joint is the gliding joint that forms the
connection between the acromion of the shoulder blade and the collarbone. It is
part of the mechanism that allows the shoulder to rise and fall (shrug).
William H. Blahd, Jr., MD, FACEP - Emergency Medicine & David Messenger, MD
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