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Bassett Collection of Stereoscopic Images of Human Anatomy


Right biceps muscle. anterior view

Image #95-3

KEYWORDS: Upper arm, Vasculature.

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Right biceps muscle. anterior view
The deep fascia has been removed. The shoulder joint has been opened to display the tendon of the long head of the biceps.
1 . Clavicle
2 . Coracoacromial ligament (acromioclavicular joint)
3 . Acromion of scapula
4 . Supraspinatus muscle
5 . Upper pointer: Long head of biceps brachii muscle (intracapsular part of tendon) Lower pointer: Greater tubercle of humerus
6 . Transverse humeral ligament
7 . Lesser tubercle of humerus
8 . Coracobrachialis muscle
9 . Body of humerus (covered by periosteum)
10 . Long head biceps brachii muscle
11 . Short head
12 . Brachioradialis muscle
13 . Radial nerve (superficial branch)
14 . Tendon of insertion of biceps
15 . Upper pointer: Median nerve Lower pointer: Radial artery
16 . Left pointer: Transverse scapular artery Right pointer: Suprascapular nerve
17 . Coracoid process of scapula
18 . Vertebral margin of scapula
19 . Subscapularis muscle
20 . Axillary nerve
21 . Axillary artery
22 . Circumflex artery of scapula
23 . Medial epicondyle of humerus
24 . Pronator teres muscle
25 . Bicipital aponeurosis