Long head

Long head

The head that has the more proximal origin. Nomina anatomica lists long heads (caput longum...) of the following: 1) biceps brachii muscle (... Musculi bicipitis brachii ); 2) biceps femoris muscle (... Musculi bicipitis femoris ); 3) triceps brachii muscle (... Musculi tricipitis brachii ).

Synonym: caput longum.


Please contribute to this project, if you have more information about this term feel free to edit this page



This page was last modified on 10 April 2007, at 22:54. This page has been accessed 5,205 times. 
What links here | Related changes | Permanent link