brachioradialis


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brachioradialis

[¦brā·kē·ō‚rā·dē′äl·əs]
(anatomy)
The muscle of the arm that flexes the elbow joint; origin is the lateral supracondylar ridge of the humerus, and insertion is the lower end of the radius.
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Physical examination detected right upper extremity weakness; absent right biceps, triceps, and brachioradialis deep tendon reflexes; and a diminished right patellar reflex.
An "S" shaped incision starting on the medial border of the biceps muscle is carried laterally across the antecubital fossa and distally along the ulnar border of the brachioradialis muscle.
Alternatively, a total parathyroidectomy may be performed, and one-half of one gland may be minced and reimplanted into shallow pockets created in the sternocleidomastoid or brachioradialis muscles.
Muscle stretch reflexes (also known as deep tendon reflexes) were obtained from the biceps brachii, brachioradialis, and triceps in the upper extremities.
The main flexors are the brachialis, brachioradialis, and biceps brachii.
Examined muscles of upper and lower extremity Proximal muscles Distal muscles Deltoid- medial head Brachioradialis Biceps brachii Flexor carpi radialis Triceps Extansor digitorum communis Iliopsoas Flexor carpi ulnaris Tensor facia lata First dorsal interossous Rectus femoris Tibialis anterior Vastus lateralis Peroneus longus Vastus medialis Gastrocnemius medial head Table 2.
Physical findings associated with each spinal level Root Pain Weakness Sensory Reflex distribution loss loss C5 Lateral upper Deltoid Lateral Biceps arm upper arm reflex C6 Lateral forearm Biceps, Thumb and Supinator Thumb, index brachioradialis index (+biceps) finger Wrist extensors finger reflex C7 Posterior arm, Triceps, wrist Posterior Triceps middle finger flexors forearm, reflex index and middle finger C8 Medial forearm, Intrinsic hand Little Triceps small finger muscles, finger reflex abductors, finger extension
We concluded (1) that at least part of this reduction in strength was due to a decreased ability to maximally activate the biceps brachii, and possibly the other forearm flexor muscles, although EMG measurements were not taken from the brachialis or brachioradialis.
12 mV) from the extensor indicis (EI) muscle by stimulating the radial nerve in the groove between the biceps and brachioradialis.
Die verteller probeer vashou aan die mite van die onsterflike 'iiber cool' Rocklegende --letterlik gryp hy die 'King' uiteindelik by die arm en voel 'a surprisingly firm brachioradialis through the cloth' (Vladislavic 1996:49), maar hy word summier afgeskud en 'no sooner had 1 touched Him, than He began to vanish' (Vladislavic 1996:49).
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Brachioradialis, extensor carpi radialis longus and brevis and the flexor compartment muscles were noted to be dusky but viable.