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Brachioradialis

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Origin

  • Lateral supracondylar ridge of Humerus

Insertion

  • Distal Radius (just proximal to the styloid process)

Actions

  • Flexion of the elbow (especially when forearm is in a mid-pronated position)
  • Assists in both supination and pronation

Vascular Supply

  • Radial Artery
  • Radial Recurrent Arteries
  • Radial Collateral Artery

Nerve

  • Radial Nerve (C5-C6)

Clinical Significance


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Created by:
Chris Hauglid on 30 April 2020 10:08:05
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