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An anatomical insight into the third head of biceps brachii muscle.

@article{Kumar2008AnAI,
  title={An anatomical insight into the third head of biceps brachii muscle.},
  author={Hitendra Kumar and Srijit Das and Gayatri Rath},
  journal={Bratislavske lekarske listy},
  year={2008},
  volume={109 2},
  pages={
          76-8
        }
}
BACKGROUND The biceps brachii muscle is known to show variations in the number of heads. This study was performed to evaluate the variations in the origin of the biceps brachii muscle heads. MATERIALS AND METHODS Both extremities of 48 formalin fixed cadavers (n = 96) were studied for abnormal heads of biceps brachii muscle. The flexor compartment of the arm was dissected and the attachments of the biceps brachii muscle were studied in detail. Appropriate photographs were taken. RESULTS… Expand
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