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Glossary of elbow complex

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what muscle use the musculotaneous nerve
brachialis and biceps
radial nerve
brachioradialis, triceps, anconeous,supinator
median nerve
pronator teres, pronator quadratus
supination
biceps supinator
flexion
biceps,brachialis,brachioradialis
when it contracts it pulls on the annular ligament to keep it from being pinched in the olecranon fossa during elbow extension
anconeus
this muscle is most effective in elbow flexion in the neutral position
brachioradialis
prime mover for supination
supinator
assist with shoulder flexion, good elbow flexor and also it supinates
biceps
this is a very strong elbow flexor, no pronation or supination
brachialis

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