intertubercular sulcus


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Related to intertubercular sulcus: Bicipital groove, sulcus intertubercularis

intertubercular sulcus

[¦in·tər·tə′bər·kyə·lər ′səl·kəs]
(anatomy)
A deep groove on the anterior surface of the upper end of the humerus, separating the greater and lesser tubercles; contains the tendon of the long head of the biceps brachii muscle. Also known as bicipital groove.
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