bicipital tuberosity


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bicipital tuberosity

[bī′sip·əd·əl ‚tüb·ə′räs·əd·ē]
(anatomy)
An eminence on the anterior inner aspect of the neck of the radius; the tendon of the biceps muscle is inserted here.
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Rupture of the distal biceps tendon from its attachment to the bicipital tuberosity of the radius is relatively common.
The morphology of the bicipital tuberosity is variable, with an average foot print of 18.