Articularis cubiti muscle
|Articularis cubiti muscle|
|Origin||deep distal surface of medial head of triceps|
|Insertion||posterior capsule of elbow joint|
|Artery||deep artery of arm|
|Actions||lifts capsule away from joint|
|Latin||musculus articularis cubiti.|
The Articularis cubiti muscle is a muscle of the elbow.
It is considered by some sources to be a part of the triceps brachii muscle.
It is also known as the "subanconeus muscle", for its relationship to the anconeus muscle.
It is classified as a muscle of the posterior brachium.
This article incorporates text in the public domain from the 20th edition of Gray's Anatomy (1918)
- ↑ Tubbs RS, Oakes WJ, Salter EG (February 2006). "The subanconeus muscle". Folia Morphol. (Warsz). 65 (1): 22–5. PMID 16783731.
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