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cubitus

 [ku´bĭ-tus]
1. elbow.
2. the entire upper limb distal to the humerus, including elbow, forearm, and hand.
3. ulna. adj., adj cu´bital.
cubitus val€´gus deformity of the elbow in which it deviates away from the midline of the body when extended.
cubitus va´rus deformity of the elbow in which it deviates toward the midline of the body when extended.

el·bow

(el'bō), [TA]
1. The region of the upper limb between arm and forearm surrounding the elbow joint, especially posteriorly.
2. Synonym(s): ancon, cubitus (1) Synonym(s): elbow joint
3. An angular body resembling a flexed elbow.
[A.S. elnboga]

cubitus

/cu·bi·tus/ (ku´bit-us)
1. elbow.
2. the upper limb distal to the humerus: the elbow, forearm, and hand.
3. ulna.cu´bital

cubitus val´gus  deformity of the elbow in which it deviates away from the midline of the body when extended.
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(A) Cubitus varus; (B) cubitus valgus.
cubitus va´rus  deformity of the elbow in which it deviates toward the midline of the body when extended.
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(A) Cubitus varus; (B) cubitus valgus.

cubitus

[kyo̅o̅′bitəs]
1 the elbow.
2 the forearm.

el·bow

(el'bō) [TA]
1. The region of the upper limb between arm and forearm surrounding the elbow joint, especially posteriorly.
2. The joint between the arm and the forearm.
Synonym(s): cubitus (1) [TA] .
3. An angular body resembling a flexed elbow.
[A.S. elnboga]

ul·na

pl. ulnae (ŭl'nă, -nē) [TA]
The medial and larger of the two bones of the forearm.
Synonym(s): cubitus (2) [TA] .
[L. elbow, arm, fr. G. ōlenē]

cubitus

The elbow, especially the soft tissues of the elbow in front of the joint.

el·bow

(el'bō) [TA]
1. The region of the upper limb between arm and forearm surrounding the elbow joint, especially posteriorly.
2. Synonym(s): elbow joint.
3. An angular body resembling a flexed elbow.
[A.S. elnboga]

ul·na

(ŭl'nă, -nē) [TA]
The medial and larger of the two bones of the forearm.
Synonym(s): cubitus (2) [TA] .
[L. elbow, arm, fr. G. ōlenē]

cubitus (kū´bitus),

n the forearm.

cubitus

the forelimb distal to the humerus; includes the elbow, forearm, paw.

cubitus valgus
a deformity of the elbow in which it deviates away from the midline of the body when extended.
cubitus varus
a deformity of the elbow in which it deviates towards the midline of the body when extended.
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Intercubitus slightly thickened, about as long as abscissa of cubitus between intercubitus and second recurrent vein.
Le traitement des luxations anciennnes de la tete radiale chez l'enfant par l'osteotomie haute du cubitus.
However, multiple cell lines, including a monosomic X cell line, may be detected, and somatic features of Turner syndrome, such as short stature, webbed neck, cubitus valgus, and renal malformation, may be present.
The E-Fix system is designed to minimize such risks and reduces further complications such as Cubitus Varus (gunstock elbow), a condition caused by malunion of the broken fragments.
Hind wings with radial vein straight, usually simple sometimes forked, median and cubitus veins usually straight or nearly so, latter with 3-6 (usually 4 or 5) complete branches, incomplete branches absent; apical triangle small, subobsolete, or absent.