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ulnar

 [ul´nar]
pertaining to the ulna or to the ulnar (medial) aspect of the upper limb as compared to the radial (lateral) aspect.

ul·nar

(ŭl'năr), [TA]
Relating to the ulna, or to any of the structures (for example, artery, nerve) named from it; relating to the ulnar or medial aspect of the upper limb.
Synonym(s): ulnaris [TA]

ulnar

/ul·nar/ (ul´ner) pertaining to the ulna or to the ulnar (medial) aspect of the arm as compared to the radial (lateral) aspect.

ulnar

[ul′nər]
Etymology: L, ulna, elbow
pertaining to the long medial bone of the forearm.

ul·nar

(ŭl'năr) [TA]
Relating to the ulna, or to any of the structures (artery, nerve) named from it; relating to the ulnar or medial aspect of the upper limb.

ulnar

pertaining to the ulna; the medial aspect of the upper forelimb, as opposed to the radial or lateral aspect.

congenital lateral rotation of the ulnar
seen in puppies from one to five months of age; they stand with the elbow flexed and the forearm markedly pronated.
ulnar nerve block
injection of a local anesthetic in the caudal aspect of the forelimb, proximal to the carpus, produces anesthesia on the anterolateral aspect of the metacarpus.
ulnar nerve injury
results in extension of the carpus, a 'dropped' carpus.
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The sheath of FCR is dissected through and the FCR tendon retracted ulnarly.
The remaining tendon is then passed deep to the APL tendon and brought ulnarly to pass deep to the other half of the unharvested FCR tendon.
The TFCC also extends the gliding surface of the radius ulnarly for carpal motion and stabilizes the ulnar carpus.
0 cm ulnar to the 3-4 portal and is bordered radially by the EDC and ulnarly by the extensor digiti quinti proprius (EDQP).
The 6-R portal is bordered radially by the EDQP and ulnarly by the ECU.
The 1-2 portal is bordered radially by the extensor pollicis brevis (EPB) and ulnarly by the extensor carpi radialis longus (ECRL).
A further criticism of distal ulna resection is that it may contribute to ulnar translocation of the carpus by removing the bony support ulnarly.