[Rupture of the biceps tendon].


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} }