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any skeletal muscle having two origins (but especially the muscle that flexes the forearm)

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The function of the long head of the biceps tendon is somewhat controversial, and it has been postulated that the biceps tendon acts both as a humeral head depressor and a stabilizer of the glenohumeral joint.
The list keeps piling up for the young star as various injuries include a fractured jaw, broken finger, sprained shoulder, broken nose, concussion and now, strained biceps.
Biceps tenodesis is an outpatient arthroscopic procedure during which the surgeon approaches the tear through two small incisions to cut the normal attachment of the biceps tendon then reattaches it to a position that is out of the way of the shoulder joint, limiting the distracting force that the biceps places on the labrum.
For example, during the biceps shake, the triceps brachii was the muscle with the highest EMG, even though the biceps shake is supposed to target the biceps brachii.
Remember to warm up those elbow joints before you get stuck into your bicep workout.
The biceps brachii is a long fusiform muscle, placed on the front of the arm, and arising by 2 heads.
Khagendra Thapa Magar, 17, who is set to take over the world's shortest adult male title in October this year if he does not grow any taller, was two inches smaller than body builder Tiny Iron's biceps, which spanned 24 inches, the Daily Mail reported.
Methods: Two complementary studies were performed, one evaluating the active and the other the passive tension in the long head of biceps.
He ended up with biceps like Rafa Nadal and a new 19-year-old girlfriend.
Rupture of the distal biceps tendon is a relatively uncommon injury.
I hope to meet a "gay and green" partner one day, which is not easy in Miami Beach, land of pecs, abs, biceps, and Botox
Not only did Weaver say he will not throw from a mound for another two weeks, but he admitted to having an MRI on his right biceps in the days before spring training.
With biceps exposed by rolled up sleeves, she sat with a rivet gun in her lap eating a sandwich.
The research by a team at Hull University monitored 30 people performing bicep curls, using a weights machine that measured how much their biceps were working.
At the same time, a device vibrated tendons of the biceps muscles, the triceps muscles, or a tendon-free part of the right forearm.