antebrachial


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an·te·brach·i·al

(an'tē-brā'kē-ăl), Avoid the misspelling antibrachial.
Relating to the forearm.

an·te·brach·i·al

(an'tē-brā'kē-ăl)
Relating to the forearm.

antebrachium

, antibrachium (ant″tē-brā′kē-ŭm) [ ante- + brachium]
The forearm.
antebrachialantibrachial (-ăl), adjective

antebrachial

pertaining to the forearm.

antebrachial growth abnormalities
premature closure of a physeal plate, usually caused by trauma, in one bone of the forearm, while growth continues in the other may result in uneven growth and often angular or rotational deformities.
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The medial antebrachial cutaneous nerve is a sensory nerve that branches out directly from the medial cord of the brachial plexus and innervates the skin on medial side of the forearm.
At this time it was realized that the tissue erythema was due to a chemical burn from the HCl, and the patient was taken to the operating room for the first of a series of debridements of necrotic tissue, which would eventually include an area that extended from the left antebrachial fossa over the anterior arm cephalad to the clavicle and then across the chest to include the right breast to the midclavicular line and caudal to include most of the abdomen.
Blood (up to 100 [micro]L) was taken by puncture from the antebrachial or uropatagial veins (in some bats after application of a local anesthetic cream [Lignocaine gel, Dunlop's Vet Supplies, Dumfries, UK]) by using a 26-gauge needle and then collected by using 10- to 50-[micro]L heparinized glass capillary tubes (Statspin, Norwood, MA, USA).
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No synostoses were seen in either series, and the most common complication was transient lateral antebrachial cutaneous nerve palsy.
This case illustrates a common complication of external coaptation used as sole means of managing fractures of the avian ulna, radius, or both, which results from lack of interosseous soft tissue in the antebrachial area.
Neurorrhaphy between the lateral antebrachial cutaneous nerve and the lingual stump was completed under a microscope using 10-0 nylon sutures.
The rate of 11% is objective paraesthesia in the thenar eminence related to injury to the lateral cutaneous antebrachial nerve in the above-mentioned reference.
The injured segment was resected and reconstructed with a right lateral antebrachial cutaneous graft.
Other potential donor nerves include the saphenous dorsal cutaneous branch of the ulnar, medial antebrachial cutaneous, lateral antebrachial cutaneous, superficial branch of the radial, intercostal, and other branches of the cervical plexus (2, 3).
We present the case of a patient, with a surgically repaired distal biceps tendon rupture performed through a single incision, with injury to both the posterior interosseus and lateral antebrachial cutaneous nerves.