[Rupture of the biceps tendon].

Abstract

Ruptures of the tendon of the biceps muscle usually occur spontaneously because of degeneration and almost always in the proximal tendon of the long head. Experiences of 13 patients with a rupture of the long head are described. Ten patients were treated by operation, the results of simple transposition of the tendon are excellent as long as ruptures have… (More)

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@article{Laarhoven1990RuptureOT, title={[Rupture of the biceps tendon].}, author={Cornelis Jhm van Laarhoven and Christiaan van der Werken}, journal={Nederlands tijdschrift voor geneeskunde}, year={1990}, volume={134 21}, pages={1048-50} }