Biceps pulley

The biceps pulley refers to a capsuloligamentous complex that stabilizes the long head of biceps tendon within the bicipital groove. It comprises the coracohumeral ligament, superior glenohumeral ligament, and distal attachment of the subscapularis tendon.

Related pathology

Pathologic conditions associated with biceps pulley include:

Anatomy: Upper limb
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Article information

rID: 44508
Section: Anatomy
Tag: case, ref
Synonyms or Alternate Spellings:
  • Biceps brachii pulley
  • Long head of biceps pulley
  • LHBT pulley

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