Pronator Teres Muscle Flashcards

Flashcards are a great way to memorise information about the pronator teres muscle. Test your knowledge of anatomy using the pronator teres flashcards below.

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Origin

Humeral head: Medial supracondylar ridge | Ulnar head: Coronoid process of the ulna

Insertion

Lateral mid-shaft of radius

Actions

  • Pronation of forearm
  • Contributes to flexion of the forearm at the elbow

Innervation

  • Median nerve (C6-C7)

Blood Supply

  • Branches of the bachial, radial and ulnar arteries

Would you like to learn more about the pronator teres muscle? Then check out the pronator teres muscle article and video by clicking the link below:
Pronator Teres Muscle Anatomy

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