oa South African Medical Journal - Avulsion of the distal tendon of biceps brachii from the radial tuberosity
|Article Title||Avulsion of the distal tendon of biceps brachii from the radial tuberosity|
|© Publisher:||Health and Medical Publishing Group (HMPG)|
|Journal||South African Medical Journal|
|Affiliations||1 Chamber of Mines Hospital, Johannesburg|
|Publication Date||Oct 1958|
|Pages||1040 - 1042|
|Keyword(s)||Avulsion, Biceps brachii, Distal tendon, Operative procedure, Radial tuberosity and Surgery|
While rupture of the biceps is not a common injury and when it occurs is most likely to affect the long head, avulsion of the distal tendon from the radial tuberosity is not so rare as to be regarded as a surgical curiosity.
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