interosseous

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interosseous

 [in″ter-os´e-us]
between two bones.

in·ter·os·se·ous

(in'tĕr-os'ē-ŭs),
Lying between or connecting bones; denoting certain muscles and ligaments.
Synonym(s): interosseal
[inter- + L. os, bone]

interosseous

/in·ter·os·se·ous/ (-os´e-us) between bones.

interosseous

[-os′ē·əs]
Etymology: L, inter, between, os, bone
pertaining to an area between bones or a structure, such as a ligament, connecting two bones.
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Interosseous ligament

interosseous

between two bones.

interosseous tendon
see suspensory ligament (1).
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During his one-year follow-up, no disease progression was observed except for a slight atrophy in the medial border of the left forearm, which added to the interosseal and hypothenar muscle wasting.
Her physical examination revealed atrophy of the thenar, hypothenar and interosseal hand muscles at the affected side (Figures 1a-c).
Furthermore, median-2nd lumbrical/ulnar-1st palmar, 2nd dorsal interosseal motor latency difference and fourth digit median-ulnar nerve antidromic sensory latency difference were established as well.