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glenoid

 [gle´noid]
resembling a pit or socket.

gle·noid

(glē'noyd, glen'oyd),
Resembling a socket; denoting the articular depression of the scapula entering into the formation of the shoulder joint.
[G. glēnoeidēs, fr. glēnē, pupil of eye, socket of joint, honeycomb, + eidos, appearance]

glenoid

/gle·noid/ (gle´noid) resembling a pit or socket.

glenoid

(glē′noid′, glĕn′oid′)
adj.
Relating to the articular depression of the scapula entering into the formation of the shoulder joint.

glenoid

adjective Socket-like.

Pronunciation:
Medspeak-UK: pronounced, GLEE noid.
Medspeak-US: pronounced, GLENN oid.

gle·noid

(glē'noyd)
Resembling a socket; denoting the articular depression of the scapula entering into the formation of the shoulder joint.
[G. glēnoeidēs, fr. glēnē, pupil of eye, socket of joint, honeycomb, + eidos, appearance]

glenoid

1. Of any smooth, shallow depression, especially in a bone, as in the glenoid cavity of the shoulder blade (scapula) with which the head of the upper arm bone (humerus) articulates.
2. The cavity of the scapula on the outer aspect.

gle·noid

(glē'noyd)
Resembling a socket.
[G. glēnoeidēs, fr. glēnē, pupil of eye, socket of joint, honeycomb, + eidos, appearance]

glenoid (glē´noid),

n the fossae in the temporal bone in which condyles of the mandible articulate with the skull.

glenoid

resembling a pit or socket.

glenoid cavity
a depression in the ventral angle of the scapula for articulation with the humerus.
glenoid cavity dysplasia
may be a contributing cause of scapulohumeral luxations, particularly in small and toy breeds of dogs.
glenoid fossa
a depression in the temporal bone in which the condyle of the lower jaw rests; called also mandibular fossa.
glenoid lip
a ring of fibrocartilage joined to the rim of the glenoid cavity.
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The position of the "bare spot" of the glenoid and the relevance to decision making in gleno-humeral instability.
Direkt grafide; humerusun yukariya migrasyonu, glenoid ust ucunda erozyon, humerus basi superolateralinde subkondral kistler ve duzensizlik, eklemde daralma, glenoidde fragmantasyon ve ileri evrelerde humerus basinda cokme gorulur (1A).
For example, if there is a significant torsion (28) with a cant of the maxilla up to the torsion side, the temporal bones, and with them the glenoid fossae, will be at different levels to each other.
The static stabilizers include the joint surfaces, the negative intraarticular pressure, and the capsulolabral complex, which is formed by the fibrocartilagenous labrum that surrounds the periphery of the glenoid, and the glenohumeral ligaments (Fig.
Keywords : Shoulder, glenoid, bone geometry, apparent density, elastic modulus, finite element model.
The four quantitative measurements were taken: the mastoid length, femoral head diameter, humeral epicondylar breadth and glenoid fossa length.
The ball is the top, rounded portion of the upper arm bone or humerus; the socket," or glenoid, is a dish-shaped part of the outer edge of the scapula into which the ball fits.
They have started with the shoulder joint, where the knobbed end of the upper arm bone - the humerus -- fits into the concave glenoid cavity, a shallow "socket" along the upper, outer edge of the shoulder blade.
For the aTSA patients, radiographic follow-up was available for 383 patients (73%); 113 patients had a radiolucency around at least one glenoid peg (29.
Various disorders or pathology may contribute towards this pain, such as subacromial impingement syndrome, rotator cuff pathology and/or lesions of the glenoid labrum (Feleus et al 2008).