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Test the musculocutaneous nerve by asking the patient to flex his/her elbow against resistance. One should be careful to avoid injuring the musculocutaneous nerve when taking an anterior approach in shoulder surgery; to do so, the surgeon should stay lateral to the conjoint tendon of the coracobrachialis and short head of biceps brachii (attached to coracoid process).
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