TITLE

radioulnar

PUB. DATE
January 2005
SOURCE
Taber's Cyclopedic Medical Dictionary;2005, p1846
SOURCE TYPE
Book
DOC. TYPE
Reference Entry
ABSTRACT
A definition of the term "radioulnar" is presented. The term is used for things concerning radius and ulna.
ACCESSION #
21243437

 

Related Articles

  • radius.  // Taber's Cyclopedic Medical Dictionary;2005, p1846 

    A definition of the term "radius" is presented. The term refers to a line extending from a circle's center point to its circumference. This also refers to the outer and shorter bone of the forearm. It revolves partially about the ulna. Its head articulates with the capitulum of the humerus and...

  • radius. Peters, Michael // BMA A-Z Family Medical Encyclopedia;2004, p648 

    An encyclopedia entry for "radius" is presented. It refers to the shorter of the two long bones found in the forearm. It is noted that the radius is the bone in the thumb side of the arm while the other is the ulna. It is asserted that fractures usually affect the radius because it is subjected...

  • cubitus.  // Taber's Cyclopedic Medical Dictionary;2005, p512 

    A definition of the medical term "cubitus" is presented, which means elbow, forearm or ulna.

  • cubital.  // Taber's Cyclopedic Medical Dictionary;2005, p512 

    A definition of the medical term "cubital" is presented. Cubital refers to the ulna or to the forearm. The term originated from the Latin word "cubitum" which means elbow. The definition is from the "Taber's Cyclopedic Medical Dictionary," published by F. A. Davis Co. The pronunciation of the...

  • Unilateral, trifocal, diaphyseal fracture of the radius with ipsilateral mid-shaft ulna fracture in an adult: a case report.  // Journal of Medical Case Reports;2011, Vol. 5 Issue 1, p1 

    The article presents a case study of a trifocal, diaphyseal fracture of the radius with a mid-diaphyseal fracture of the ulna in a 53-year-old Caucasian right-hand dominant woman involved in a head-on collision with another vehicle. The woman sustained a closed injury to the left forearm against...

  • Guyon's canal.  // Taber's Cyclopedic Medical Dictionary;2005, p917 

    A definition of the medical term "Guyon's canal" is presented. Guyon's canal is a tunnel on the ulnar side of the wrist formed by the hook of the hamate and pisiform bones. The ulnar nerve may be compressed at this site in long-distance bicyclists, by falling on the wrist, or by repetitive wrist...

  • Smith's fracture.  // Taber's Cyclopedic Medical Dictionary;2005, p2018 

    A definition of the term "Smith's fracture" is presented. It refers to a fracture in the lower end of the radius, with anterior displacement of the lower fragment.

  • ulna. Peters, Michael // BMA A-Z Family Medical Encyclopedia;2004, p767 

    An encyclopedia entry for "ulna" is presented. It is the bone running down the forearm on the side of the little finger. The ulna is the longer of the two forearm bones. It is the upper end of the ulna which articulates with the radius and extends into a rounded projection that fits around the...

  • Screw elastic intramedullary nail for the management of adult forearm fractures. Gadegone, Wasudeo; Salphale, Yogesh S.; Lokhande, Vijayanand // Indian Journal of Orthopaedics;Jan/Feb2012, Vol. 46 Issue 1, p65 

    Background: The failure of the conventional nailing of both forearm bones or isolated fractures of radius and ulna pose a potential problem of nail migration and rotational instability, despite the best reduction. The purpose of this paper is to evaluate the results of screw elastic...

Share

Read the Article

Courtesy of THE LIBRARY OF VIRGINIA

Sorry, but this item is not currently available from your library.

Try another library?
Sign out of this library

Other Topics