radial tuberosity


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Related to radial tuberosity: Bicipital aponeurosis

ra·di·al tu·ber·os·i·ty

[TA]
an oval projection from the medial surface of the radius just distal to the neck, giving attachment (insertion) on its posterior half to the tendon of the biceps.

radial tuberosity

a large blunt projection on the medial surface of the radius for the attachment of the biceps brachii tendon.

ra·di·al tu·ber·os·i·ty

(rā'dē-ăl tū'bĕr-os'i-tē) [TA]
An oval projection from the medial surface of the radius just distal to the neck, giving attachment (insertion) on its posterior half to the tendon of the biceps.

tuberosity

an elevation or protuberance.

deltoid tuberosity
a prominence on the lateral aspect of the humerus; the point of attachment of the deltoid muscle.
facial tuberosity
a discrete elevation on the maxilla of cows which serves as an attachment for the rostral part of the masseter muscle.
ischial tuberosity
the pin bone; the most caudal process of the ischium.
olecranon tuberosity
the free end of the ulna; point of attachment of the triceps brachii muscle.
radial tuberosity
a rough patch on the cranial aspect of the proximal end of the radius.
tibial tuberosity
prominent tuberosity protruding from the cranial aspect of the proximal end of the tibia onto which the patellar ligament inserts.
References in periodicals archive ?
Both heads insert distally onto the radial tuberosity.
The tendon inserts onto the radial tuberosity over an area of 3 [cm.
Next, with the arm fully extended and supinated, careful dissection was performed to expose the radial tuberosity.
A case report involving a ruptured bifurcated distal biceps tendon has sparked recent interest in better defining the anatomy of the biceps insertion into the radial tuberosity.
Only rarely will irregularities be apparent at the radial tuberosity that suggest an avulsion injury.
The right distal biceps tendon was repaired primarily to the radial tuberosity at 7 weeks following the injury utilizing a modified Boyd-Anderson approach.