[The blood vessel system of the tendon of the long head of the biceps brachii muscle].

@article{Korn1989TheBV,
  title={[The blood vessel system of the tendon of the long head of the biceps brachii muscle].},
  author={S Korn and Michael Schuenke},
  journal={Der Unfallchirurg},
  year={1989},
  volume={92 1},
  pages={43-7}
}
The microvascular pattern of the tendon of the long head of the biceps brachii muscle is investigated by filling the intratendinous vessels with an india ink-gelatin solution and by a histochemical method. Two different injection techniques are used. The first technique, which has been applied to six upper extremities, consists in an injection of 1000 ml india ink-gelatin solution into the subclavian artery. A tourniquet is placed above the elbow in order to avoid filling the vessels of the… CONTINUE READING