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forearm

 [for´ahrm]
the part of the upper limb between the elbow and wrist; called also antebrachium.

fore·arm

(fōr'arm), [TA]
The segment of the upper limb between the elbow and the wrist.
Synonym(s): antebrachium [TA]

forearm

/fore·arm/ (for´ahrm) antebrachium; the part of the arm between elbow and wrist.

forearm

(fôr′ärm′)
n.
1. The part of the arm between the wrist and the elbow.
2. The corresponding part of the foreleg in certain quadrupeds, such as a horse.

forearm

the portion of the upper extremity between the elbow and the wrist. It contains two long bones, the radius and ulna. Also called antebrachium.

fore·arm

(fōr'ahrm) [TA]
The segment of the upper limb between the elbow and the wrist.
Synonym(s): antebrachium [TA] .

forearm

the part of the foreleg supported by the radius and ulna, between the elbow and the carpus.
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1 percent of the population (300,000 people) suffers from pain in the distal radio-ulnar joint and from limitation in the rotation of the forearm with pain around the wrist.
Common procedures from tenosynovectomy/synovectomy, distal radio-ulnar joint arthroplasty, arthrodesis, and total wrist arthroplasty are reviewed.

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