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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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deviation of the extended forearm to the inward (ulnar) side of the axis of the limb.
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(1) Inadequate correction of the medial angulation of the distal fragment of a supracondylar fracture of the humerus or
(2) Stimulation of lateral condylar epiphyseal proliferation from the fracture itself—even when the fracture has not been displaced—resulting in a cosmetic, but not functional, deformity
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cu·bi·tus va·rus(kyū'bi-tŭs vā'rŭs)
Deviation of the extended forearm to the inward (ulnar) side of the axis of the limb.
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