What Does the Humerus Do?


The humerus is the long bone in the human arm, and runs from the shoulder to the elbow. It functions as an anchor for the arm, and allows people to bare weight easily.
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The main function of the humerus bone is to support the arm of the upper extremity and is essential in movement of muscles. The humerus bone is located on the ...
The average length of the Humerus bone is 36.46 cm, or 14.3 inches. The Humerus bone connects the shoulder to the elbow. This bone is also known as the funny bone ...
The rounded knob on the humerus that articulates with the radius is called the capitulum. The capitulum is located between the lateral epicondyle and the coronoid ...
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