Brachioradialis - Musculus brachioradialis

Anatomical hierarchy

General terms > Myology > Muscles of thoracic limb > Brachioradialis



Origin: Proximal end of the lateral epicondylar crest of the humerus.

Insertion: Distal third of the radius.

Action: Rotation of the radius dorsolaterally.

Nerve: Radialis.

Text by Antoine Micheau, MD - Copyright IMAIOS


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