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supraspinatus muscle (origin)
supraspinous fossa of the scapula (rotator cuff)
supraspinatus muscle (insertion)
greater tubercle of the humerus
supraspinatus muscle (action)
abduct limb at shoulder joint
infraspinatus muscle (origin)
infraspinous fossa of the scapula (rotator cuff)
infraspinatus muscle (insertion)
greater tubercle of the humerus
infraspinatus muscle (action)
extend should joint, rotate brachium laterally-externally
teres minor muscle (origin)
lateral border of the scapula (rotator cuff)
teres minor muscle (insertion)
greater tubercle of the humerus
teres minor muscle (action)
adduct limb at shoulder joint, rotate limb brachium laterally-externally
teres major muscle (origin)
inferior angle of scapula
teres major muscle (insertion)
medial border of the intertubercular groove (crest of the lesser tubercle) of the humerus
teres major muscle (action)
extend shoulder joint, adduct limb at shoulder joint, rotate brachium medially-internally
subscapularis muscle (origin)
subscapular fossa
subscapularis muscle (insertion)
lesser tubercle of humerus (rotator cuff)
subscapularis muscle (action)
rotate brachium medially-internally
deltoideus muscle (origin)
acromial extremity of the clavicle, acromion of scapula, spine of scapula
deltoideus muscle (insertion)
deltoid tuberosity of the humerus
deltoideus muscle (action)
flex and extend shoulder joint, rotate brachium medially and laterally, abduct limb at shoulder joint
coracobrachialis muscle (origin)
coracoid process of scapula
coracobrachialis muscle (insertion)
medial border of humerus
coracobrachialis muscle (action)
flex shoulder joint, adduct limb at shoulder joint
biceps brachii muscle (origin)
long head: neck of scapula short head: coracoid process of scapula
biceps brachii muscle (insertion)
bicipital aponeurosis to tuberosity of radius
biceps brachii muscle (action)
flex shoulder joint, flex elbow joint, supinate antebrachium
brachialis muscle (origin)
anterior border of humerus
brachialis muscle (insertion)
coronoid process of ulna
brachialis muscle (action)
flex elbow joint
brachioradialis muscle (origin)
lateral supracondylar crest of humerus
brachioradialis muscle (insertion)
base of styloid process of radius
brachioradialis muscle (action)
flex elbow joint, supinate antebrachium from pronated position, pronate antebrachium from supinated position
triceps brachii muscle (origin)
long head: lateral border of scapula lateral head: lateral and posterior aspects of humerus medial head: medial and posterior aspects of humerus
triceps brachii muscle (insertion)
olecranon of ulna
triceps brachii muscle (action)
extend elbow joint, long head: extend shoulder joint, adduct limb at shoulder joint
anconeus muscle (origin)
lateral epicondyle of humerus
anconeus muscle (insertion)
olecranon (and adjacent body) of ulna
anconeus muscle (action)
extend cubital joint
carpal flexor retinaculum
transverse across carpal canal
flexor carpi radialis muscle (origin)
medial epicondyle of humerus
flexor carpi radialis muscle (insertion)
anterior aspect of bases of second and third metacarpal bones
flexor carpi radialis muscle (action)
flex carpal joint, abduct manus at carpal joint
palmaris longus muscle (origin)
medial epicondyle of humerus
palmaris longus muscle (insertion)
flexor retinaculum, carpal ligament, and palmar aponeurosis
palmaris longus muscle (action)
flex carpal joint
superficial digital flexor muscle (origin)
medial epicondyle of humerus, coronoid process of ulna, proximal aspect of radius
superficial digital flexor muscle (insertion)
middle phalanges of digits 2,3,4 and 5
superficial digital flexor muscle (action)
flex carpal joint, metacarpophalangeal joints, proximal interphalangeal joints
deep digital flexor muscle (origin)
proximal aspect of ulna
deep digital flexor muscle (insertion)
separate tendons to base of distal phalanges of digits 2,3,4 and 5
deep digital flexor muscle (action)
flex carpal joint and digital joints
flexor pollicis longus muscle (origin)
anterior aspect of radial body
flexor pollicis longus muscle (insertion)
distal phalanx of pollex
flexor pollicis longus muscle (action)
flex digital joints of pollex
flexor carpi ulnaris muscle (origin)
humeral head: medial epicondyle of humerus ulnar head: olecranon and body of ulna
flexor carpi ulnaris muscle (insertion)
pisiform bone, hamulus of hamate bone, base of fifth metacarpal bone
flexor carpi ulnaris muscle (action)
flex carpal joint, adduct manus at carpal joint
pronator teres muscle (origin)
medial epicondyle of humerus, medial side of coronoid process of ulna
pronator teres muscle (insertion)
lateral side of middle aspect of body of radius
pronator teres muscle (action)
pronate the manus
pronator quadratus muscle (origin)
distal, anterior aspect of body of ulna
pronator quadratus muscle (insertion)
distal, anterior aspect of body of radius
pronator quadratus muscle (action)
pronate the manus
extensor carpi radialis longus muscle (origin)
lateral supracondylar crest of humerus
extensor carpi radialis longus muscle (insertion)
dorsal aspect of base of second metacarpal bone
extensor carpi radialis longus muscle (action)
extend carpal joint, abduct manus at carpal joint
extensor carpi radialis brevis muscle (origin)
lateral epicondyle of humerus (1)
extensor carpi radialis brevis muscle (insertion)
dorsal aspect of base of third metacarpal bone
extensor carpi radialis brevis muscle (action)
extend carpal joint, abduct manus at carpal joint
digital extensor muscle (origin)
lateral epicondyle of humerus (2)
digital extensor muscle (insertion)
middle and distal phalanges of digits 2,3,4 and 5
digital extensor muscle (action)
extend carpal joint, extend joints of digits 2,3,4 and 5
extensor digiti minimi muscle (origin)
lateral epicondyle of humerus (2)
extensor digiti minimi muscle (insertion)
fuses with tendon of digital extensor distributed to fifth digit and also attaches to proximal phalanx
extensor digiti minimi muscle (action)
extend carpal joint, extend digital joints of fifth digit
extensor carpi ulnaris muscle (origin)
lateral epicondyle of humerus, proximal posterior aspect of body of ulna
extensor carpi ulnaris muscle (insertion)
base of fifth metacarpal bone
extensor carpi unlaris muscle (action)
extend carpal joint, adduct manus at carpal joint
abductor pollicis longus muscle (origin)
posterior astpects of radial and ulnar bodies
abductor pollicis longus muscle (insertion)
lateral side of base of first metacarpal bone
abductor pollicis longus muscle (action)
extend digital joints of thumb, abduct thumb at carpometacarpal joint
extensor pollicis brevis muscle (origin)
posterior aspect of body of radius and antebrachial interosseous membrane
extensor pollicis brevis muscle (insertion)
dorsal surface of proximal phalanx of thumb
extensor pollicis brevis muscle (action)
extend metacarpophalangeal joint of thumb, abduct thumb at metacarpophalangeal joint
extensor pollicis longus muscle (origin)
posterior aspect of body of radius and antebrachial interosseous membrane
extensor pollicis longus muscle (insertion)
dorsal aspect of distal phalanx of thumb
extensor pollicis longus muscle (action)
extend digital joints of thumb, abduct thumb at carpometacarpal joint
extensor indicis muscle (origin)
posterior aspect of body of ulna
extensor indicis muscle (insertion)
dorsal aspect of proximal phalanx of index finger
extensor indicis muscle (action)
extend the second metacarpophalangeal joint