anconeus muscle

anconeus muscle
musculus anconeus.

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  • Anconeus muscle — Muscle infobox Name = Anconeus muscle Latin = musculus anconeus GraySubject = 125 GrayPage = 454 Caption = Back of right upper extremity. (Anconeus labeled at bottom center.) Caption2 = Posterior surface of the forearm. Superficial muscles.… …   Wikipedia

  • anconeus muscle lateral — caput laterale musculi tricipitis brachii …   Medical dictionary

  • anconeus muscle medial — caput mediale musculi tricipitis brachii …   Medical dictionary

  • anconeus muscle short — caput laterale musculi tricipitis brachii …   Medical dictionary

  • anconeus — SYN: a. muscle. [L.] * * * an·co·ne·us aŋ kō nē əs n, pl nei nē .ī a small triangular extensor muscle that is superficially situated behind and below the elbow and that extends the forearm called also anconeus muscle * * * n. a muscle behind the… …   Medical dictionary

  • Muscle — is the tissue of the body which primarily functions as a source of power. There are three types of muscle in the body. Muscle which is responsible for moving extremities and external areas of the body is called "skeletal muscle." Heart… …   Medical dictionary

  • Anconeus — An*co ne*us, n. [NL., fr. L. ancon elbow.] (Anat.) A muscle of the elbow and forearm. [1913 Webster] …   The Collaborative International Dictionary of English

  • Muscle — For other uses of Muscle , see Muscle (disambiguation). A top down view of skeletal muscle Muscle (from Latin …   Wikipedia

  • anconeus — n. a muscle behind the elbow that assists in extending the forearm …   The new mediacal dictionary

  • Articularis cubiti muscle — Infobox Muscle Name = PAGENAME Latin = musculus articularis cubiti. GraySubject = 124 GrayPage = 445 Caption = Triceps brachii Caption2 = Origin = Insertion = Blood = Nerve = radial nerve Action = Antagonist = MeshName = MeshNumber = DorlandsPre …   Wikipedia