Triceps Brachii

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  1. Action of all heads of the triceps brachii
    extend the elbow
  2. action of long head of the triceps brachii
    • extend the shoulder
    • adduct the shoulder
  3. Origin of long head of triceps brachii
    infraglenoid tubercle of the scapula
  4. origin of lateral head
    posterior surface of proximal half of the humerus
  5. origin of medial head
    posterior surface of distal half of the humerus
  6. Insertion of triceps brachii
    olecranon process of the ulna
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Triceps Brachii
Triceps Brachii
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