Brachialis muscle :-

Brachialis muscle :-

Muscle details :-

brachialis muscle

  • The brachialis (brachialis anticus) is a muscle in the upper arm that flexes the elbow joint.

Origin :-

  • lower half of the front of the humerus , including both the anteromedial and anterolateral surfaces and the anterior border .
    – superiorly the origin embraces the insertion of the deltoid .
    – medial and lateral intermuscular septa .

Insertion :-

  • coronoid process and ulnar tuberosity .
    – rough anterior surface of the coronoid process of the ulna .

Nerve supply :-

  • -musculocutaneous nerve is motor .
    – radial nerve is proprioceptive .

Action :-

brachialis muscle action

  • flexes forearm at the elbow joint .

 

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