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Laboratory 3. Scapular Region
Step 6. Triceps, Teres Major, and Teres Minor Muscles

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Identify the long head of triceps brachii muscle located between teres major muscle and teres minor muscle. The long head of the triceps brachii muscle attaches to the infraglenoid tubercle of the scapula. It is the only head of the muscle that traverses and functions in the movement of the shoulder joint.

Links and References:
Grant's: 6.40 and 6.41
Netter (1ed.): 401 (2ed.): 397
Rohen and Yokochi: 380 and 383