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Movement of the elbow joint and what muscles and nerve roots

- brachioradialis - radial nerve C5-T1
- biceps brachii - musculocutaneous C5-7
- Brachialis - musculocutaneous C5-7

- triceps brachii - radial nerve - C5-T1 and Axillary (long head) C5 C6


Articulation of the elbow joint

Head of radius with Capitulum (humerus)
Trochlear notch of ulnar with Trochlea of humerus
Olecranon process with the olecranon fossa.


What type of joint classification is the elbow joint and what is its sub classification

Synovial joint, hinge type. Allows Flexion and extension.