antebrachial region

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antebrachial region

[TA]
the area of the upper limb between elbow and hand.

antebrachial region

[an′tə·brā′kē·əl]
Etymology: L. ante, before + brachium, arm
an anatomical term denoting the forearm, divided into the anterior or palmar antebrachial region and the posterior or dorsal antebrachial region.
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Study results indicated that forearm supports do improve subject comfort and reduce muscle activity in the shoulder and forearm regions.
Other forearm regions of interest are not recommended.