shaft of ulna

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shaft of ul·na

[TA]
the shaft of the ulna between the proximal extremity and the head.
Synonym(s): corpus ulnae [TA], body of ulna
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Cranially the shaft; corpus ulnae is flattened, proximally it is triangular shape and distally it seems almost square in shape.
1 = Caput radii, 2 = Neck (Collum radii), 3 = Radial tuberosity (Tuberositas radii), 4= Fovea capitis radii, 5 = Processus styloideus radii, 6 = Processsus coronoideus lateralis, 7 = Processsus coronoideus medialis, 8 = Tuber olecrani, 9 = Processsus anconeus, 10 = Incisura trochlearis, 11 = Processsus styloideus ulnae, 12 = Shaft (Corpus radii) and 13 = Shaft (Corpus ulnae).