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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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Forearm circumference: Forearm circumference was measured at midpoint between olecranon process of ulna and styloid process of radius bones by flexible measuring tape.
Based on the history and the raised intracompartmental pressure, the diagnosis of CECS in the flexor compartment of the forearm was made and a fasciotomy was performed (Fig.
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Lie down on the right side, resting on your forearm.