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Articularis cubiti muscle
Triceps brachii.png
Triceps brachii
Latin musculus articularis cubiti.
Gray's subject #124 445
Origin deep distal surface of medial head of triceps
Insertion    posterior capsule of elbow joint
Artery brachial profunda artery
Nerve radial nerve
Actions lifts capsule away from joint

The Articularis cubiti muscle is a muscle of the elbow.

It is considered by some sources to be a part of the triceps brachii muscle.

It is also known as the "Subanconeus muscle", for its relationship to the Anconeus muscle.[1]

It is classified as a muscle of the posterior brachium.


  1. ^ Tubbs RS, Oakes WJ, Salter EG (February 2006). "The subanconeus muscle". Folia Morphol. (Warsz) 65 (1): 22–5. PMID 16783731.  

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