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cubitus

 [ku´bĭ-tus]
1. elbow.
2. the entire upper limb distal to the humerus, including elbow, forearm, and hand.
3. ulna. adj., adj cu´bital.
cubitus val€´gus deformity of the elbow in which it deviates away from the midline of the body when extended.
cubitus va´rus deformity of the elbow in which it deviates toward the midline of the body when extended.
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el·bow

(el'bō), [TA]
1. The region of the upper limb between arm and forearm surrounding the elbow joint, especially posteriorly.
2. Synonym(s): ancon, cubitus (1) Synonym(s): elbow joint
3. An angular body resembling a flexed elbow.
[A.S. elnboga]
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el·bow

(el'bō) [TA]
1. The region of the upper limb between arm and forearm surrounding the elbow joint, especially posteriorly.
2. The joint between the arm and the forearm.
Synonym(s): cubitus (1) [TA] .
3. An angular body resembling a flexed elbow.
[A.S. elnboga]

ul·na

pl. ulnae (ŭl'nă, -nē) [TA]
The medial and larger of the two bones of the forearm.
Synonym(s): cubitus (2) [TA] .
[L. elbow, arm, fr. G. ōlenē]
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cubitus

The elbow, especially the soft tissues of the elbow in front of the joint.
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el·bow

(el'bō) [TA]
1. The region of the upper limb between arm and forearm surrounding the elbow joint, especially posteriorly.
2. Synonym(s): elbow joint.
3. An angular body resembling a flexed elbow.
[A.S. elnboga]

ul·na

(ŭl'nă, -nē) [TA]
The medial and larger of the two bones of the forearm.
Synonym(s): cubitus (2) [TA] .
[L. elbow, arm, fr. G. ōlenē]
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References in periodicals archive ?
Onomura, "Tardy ulnar nerve palsy caused by cubitus varus deformity," The Journal of Hand Surgery, vol.
Clinicoradiologically, it was a case of left-sided cubitus varus deformity with internal rotation of left forearm with posteromedial subluxation and restricted movement of left elbow in a 9-year-old boy due to united ill-developed medial condyle of humerus following its treatment by closed reduction and percutaneous k-wire fixation more than 3 years ago.
Intercubitus slightly thickened, about as long as abscissa of cubitus between intercubitus and second recurrent vein.
This compartment includes all the veins Cubitus (Cu) (5th longitudinal vein, Cubitus posterior (CuP) and the Anal veins (IA).
The ventral forewing male blue reflector is restricted caudal to the vein Cubitus 1 in Annamaria (Fig.
Neglected cases because of inappropriate diagnosis can result in cubitus varus deformity.
Entre ellas estan la proteina quinasa Fused (Fu), el Supresor de Fused (Su(Fu)), la proteina Costal-2 (Cos2) (51), y el factor de transcripcion Cubitus interruptus (Ci o Gli en mamiferos).
Severe progressive kyphoscoliosis, severe arthritic changes with joint dislocations, rhizomelic limbs, genu valgum, cubitus valgus, mild brachydactyly, camptodactyly, and microdontia occur in this disease (112).