Biceps pulley

Dr Vincent Tatco and Dr Amir Rezaee et al.

Biceps pulley refers to a complex capsuloligamentous structure which provides stability and hold the long head of biceps tendon within the bicipital groove. It comprises of the coracohumeral ligament, superior glenohumeral ligament, and distal attachment of the subscapularis tendon.

Related pathology

Pathologic conditions associated with biceps pulley include:

Upper limb anatomy
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Article Information

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

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