musculus biceps brachii

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Noun1.musculus biceps brachii - a muscle that flexes and supinates the forearmmusculus biceps brachii - a muscle that flexes and supinates the forearm
arm - a human limb; technically the part of the superior limb between the shoulder and the elbow but commonly used to refer to the whole superior limb
biceps - any skeletal muscle having two origins (but especially the muscle that flexes the forearm)
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Terminal bifurcation of the biceps brachii muscle and tendon: anatomic considerations and clinical implications.
The biceps brachii muscle is composed of two heads: the long head originates from the apex of the glenoid, and the short head originates from the tip of the coracoid process.
The electrode arrangement (nickel-plated, circular, 10 mm diameter, 20 mm interelectrode distance, Jari Electrode Supply, Gilroy CA) was placed on the skin over the belly of the biceps brachii muscle.