ulnar collateral ligament


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ul·nar col·lat·er·al lig·a·ment of el·bow joint

[TA]
the triangular ligament extending from the medial epicondyle of the humerus to the medial side of the coronoid process and olecranon of the ulna.

ulnar collateral ligament

(1) Ulnar collateral ligament (of elbow articulation); ligamentum collaterale ulnare (articulationis cubiti) [NA6]. 
(2) Ulnar carpal collateral ligament; ligamentum collaterale carpi ulnare [NA6].
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Repetitive valgus force in throwing athlete leads to tear in ulnar collateral ligament causing a career ending situation among them.
20-23) The radial collateral ligament complex is comprised of the radial collateral ligament proper, the lateral ulnar collateral ligament and annular ligament.
The England captain saw a hand specialist in Manchester yesterday, and was diagnosedwith a torn ulnar collateral ligament in his right thumb, ruling him out until early April.
Robinson saw a hand specialist in Manchester yesterday, and the diagnosis was a torn ulnar collateral ligament in his right thumb.
Robinson saw a hand specialist in Manchester today, and the diagnosis was a torn ulnar collateral ligament in his right thumb.
After seeing specialists this week the England medical team confirmed he has torn the ulnar collateral ligament in his right thumb and is expected to be out of action for five weeks.
1] However, due to the nature of the injury and surrounding musculature, patients may be able to compensate for their injury, making this procedure potentially unreliable for a positive diagnosis of Ulnar Collateral Ligament (UCL) rupture.
Adolfo has a sprained ulnar collateral ligament and flexor tendon tear in his throwing arm and will not throw or participate in fielding drills, but after getting a second medical opinion, he will get as many at-bats as he can.
Results: Triangular fibrocartilage, the ulnar collateral ligament, and the meniscal homolog could be best observed on images in coronal plane.
Forty contributions describe procedures for repairing such injuries as radial head fractures, olecranon fractures, distal biceps tendon rupture, ulnar collateral ligament injuries, and nerve decompression, as well as reconstructive techniques for capitellar replacement, interposition arthroplasty, convertible total elbow replacement, and anconeus arthroplasty.
David Altchek operated in New York on Wednesday to reconstruct the 24-year-old right-hander's ulnar collateral ligament and repair the flexor pronator tendon.